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Description: Valley Farmhouse
Date Listed: 21 October 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 280040
OS Grid Reference: TM3047380779
OS Grid Coordinates: 630473, 280779
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3765, 1.3847
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METFIELD CHRISTMAS LANE (off)
TM 38 SW
Farmhouse. Mid-late C16 with probably C18 additions at service end. Timber
framed with modern roughcast render. Pantiled roof. 2 storeys and attic.
Originally 3-cell form. 4 windows, mid C20 small-paned casements. At the
front is a mid C20 gabled entrance addition with glazed door and similar
windows to each side. Heavy internal stack and a later stack to the left
between the original service end and the C18 addition. Internally much good
quality framing and floor structure is exposed; one blocked diamond-mullioned
window and evidence for others. Moulded heads to storey posts in parlour.
The later addition is framed in re-used timbers, some of them fire-damaged.
Listing NGR: TM3047380779
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Source: English Heritage
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