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Meadow Place Farmhouse, Ipstones

Description: Meadow Place Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 May 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 274675

OS Grid Reference: SK0220849518
OS Grid Coordinates: 402208, 349518
Latitude/Longitude: 53.0429, -1.9685

Location: Brookfields Road, Ipstones, Staffordshire ST10 2LU

Locality: Ipstones
Local Authority: Staffordshire Moorlands District Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: ST10 2LU

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Listing Text

SK 0249-0349
(north side)
15/183 Meadow Place
2.5.53 Farmhouse


Farmhouse. C17 with early C18 and C19 alterations. Coursed dressed
stone; cavetto string at first-floor level; tiled roof on cyma recta
eaves band; verge parapets; ridge stack behind main entrance and end
stack to right. 2-storey, 3-window front, widely spaced to left; 3
windows remain: to right-hand bay and ground floor centre with narrowly-
spaced chamfered mullions of 3 lights, the remaining windows of similar
overall dimensions and in the original reveals, have been modified to
paired lights with small-pane casements; String steps over heavy lintel
to principal entrance to left of centre with Tudor arch and C20 panelled
door, further later entrance to left end and blocked door to right of
centre. The latter is set against a straight joint, quoined to left
and running up to first-floor window level indicating the right-hand
bay to be an early addition, at which time the eaves were also raised.
The interior has a reset stone found near the site, now set in the
chimney breast of the right-hand room. The stone, probably medieval
and of monastic origin depicts a head and bestiary.

Listing NGR: SK0220849518

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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