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Leehouse Farmhouse and Attached Garden Wall and Troughs, Waterhouses

Description: Leehouse Farmhouse and Attached Garden Wall and Troughs

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 2 May 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 275198

OS Grid Reference: SK0826450282
OS Grid Coordinates: 408264, 350282
Latitude/Longitude: 53.0497, -1.8782

Location: A523, Waterhouses, Staffordshire ST10 3HW

Locality: Waterhouses
Local Authority: Staffordshire Moorlands District Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: ST10 3HW

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Listing Text


9/200 Leehouse Farmhouse and
attached garden wall
2/5/53 and troughs.(formerly
listed as Leehouse

Farmhouse. Dated R.O. 1751. Coursed and squared limestone rubble
with sandstone ashlar dressings and rusticated quoins of unequal length;
plain tile roof with coped verges; brick integral end stack. L-shaped
Plan; main range aligned east-west facing south and rear wing to the
west end aligned north-south. 3 storeys with syma recta moulded eaves
band, reduced proportions to the second floor; 3 windows, glazing bar
sashes with raised surrounds; central part-glazed door with rusticated
architrave, raised keystone and bracketed pediment containing a cheese
board carved with the royal coat of arms of Victoria. Single-storey
lean-to extension to the left of circa 1880, with 4-pane fixed-light
window in raised surround. Right-hand gable has an inserted 16-pane
glazing bar sash with raised surround. Stair window to the rear with
flat-faced transoms. Attached garden wall with ashlar coping encloses
a front garden, attached to the east side are a stone mounting block
and 2 stone troughs. Interior: dog-leg staircase with turned balusters
and moulded and ramped hand rail; kitchen fireplace in the rear wing
has panelled pilasters and bracketed lintel.

Listing NGR: SK0826450282

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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