Description: Lime Tree Farmhouse
Date Listed: 14 June 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 279480
OS Grid Reference: TM0659869254
OS Grid Coordinates: 606598, 269254
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2826, 1.0274
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FINNINGHAM WICKHAM ROAD (NORTH SIDE)
7/24 Lime Tree Farm House
House. Late C16, extended C18, altered C20. Timber frame on brick base.
Plastered. Steeply pitched pantiled roof. 3 cell lobby entry plan with 1 bay
added to service end. 2 storeys and attic. Original front to garden has a
C20 gabled porch to right of centre, 1 and 2-light C20 glazing bar casements.
Boxed eaves. Axial ridge stack to right of centre between hall and parlour.
Gable ends have casement windows in attics with exposed cambered collars
clasping purlins with halved principals. Added 1 storey bay to left has
exposed plates and purlins in gable end. To rear a C20 gabled porch to
service bay. Interior: stop chamfered axial binding beams and joists, 4-light
diamond mullioned window openings, parlour has an C18 cupboard with fluted
pilasters and a key blocked depressed arch, original newel staircase in front
of stack, an S-shaped chamfered tie beam allows head room into hall chamber,
arched windbraces in clasped purlin roof.
Listing NGR: TM0659869254
Source: English Heritage
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