Description: Farley Hall and Attached Wall, Greenhouse and Billard Room
Date Listed: 2 May 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 275114
OS Grid Reference: SK0688144192
OS Grid Coordinates: 406881, 344192
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9950, -1.8989
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FARLEY C.P. FARLEY
SK 04 SE
7/119 Farley Hall and attached wall,
2/5/53 greenhouse and billiard room
(formerly listed as Farley Lodge)
Large house. C17 in origin with late C18 and mid-C19 remodelling.
Timber framed on stone plinth now plastered with imitation timber framing
to first floor; plain tile roof; plastered ridge stacks and integral end
stack. Aligned. north-west/south-east facing south-west with later
extensions to the rear. Main house of 2 storeys and attic to the left
and 2-storey single-bay wing to the right. Main house: 3 tabled bays,
tripartite windows containing glazing bar sashes, those to left and right
are incorporated within 2-storey canted bay windows; central glazed door
within a lean-to porch. Wing: ground-floor bay window and tripartite
first-floor window, both with glazing bar sashes. Ashlar wall attached
to the right, approximately 30 yards long terminated by a billiard room,
and with an attached greenhouse roughly half-way along. Billiard room:
dated 1866. Ashlar; plain tile roof with coped verges; ashlar stack.
Aligned north-east/south-west with canted south-west end. One storey;
1:1:1 bays to canted front, the central bay is gabled; central 2-light
window and single-light windows to left and right, all with square heads
and styllized Gothic tracery; set-back projection to left has a door with
semi-circular fanlight and panelled spandrels. Greenhouse: semi-circular
with domed top and ashlar plinth, central 2-leaf door approached by 2
steps flanked by ball finials on short pedestals. P. Boniface, The
Garden Room RCHM 1982, p. 8.
Listing NGR: SK0688144192
Source: English Heritage
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