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Description: Cowspasture Farm House
Date Listed: 17 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 280322
OS Grid Reference: TM0948174104
OS Grid Coordinates: 609481, 274104
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3250, 1.0726
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MELLIS THE COMMON (SOUTH EAST
TM 07 SE
Cowpasture Farm House
Farmhouse. Mid C17, altered C19. Timber frame, plastered. Steeply pitched
pantiled roof. 3 cell lobby entry plan. 2 storeys and attic. Entrance to
right of centre in a 2 storey C19 gabled porch, 6 fielded panelled architraved
door with flanking small sashes. First floor single glazing bar architraved
sash, pierced bargeboards. Ground floor single glazing bar architraved sashes
with hoodboards, first floor 3-light transomed part opening metal frame
casements. Axial ridge stack to right of centre, broached base to 4 conjoined
hexagonal shafts. Left gable end added external stack with offsets, 2 leaded
lights in attic, exposed plates and purlins. Right gable end 2-light
casements. To rear a pantiled lean-to outshut beind stack, 2 French windows,
first floor single leaded light, cross casement and a 2-light gabled dormer.
Interior: frame largely concealed, ground floor stop chamfered axial binding
beams, stairs in front of stack, first floor stop chamfered cross axial
binding beams, butt purlin roof with collars to principal rafters, cranked
wind braces. A C20 link to rear left leads to a former stable/brewhouse
building. C18. Timber frame, rendered with some red brick, pantiled roof. 2
boarded and 1 panelled door, a 2-light leaded casement, loft openings. Red
brick to rear with an internal end stack, kneelers to gable and parapet.
Listing NGR: TM0948174104
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Source: English Heritage
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