Description: Mayhews Farmhouse
Date Listed: 15 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 280609
OS Grid Reference: TM0640463659
OS Grid Coordinates: 606404, 263659
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2324, 1.0211
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OLD NEWTON BROWN STREET
TM 06 SE WITH DAGWORTH
5/126 Mayhews Farmhouse
Former farmhouse; early C16, extended to right c.1550-70. 2 storeys. Timber-
framed and plastered. Thatched roof, hipped at right hand end. An axial
chimney rebuilt of mid C20 red brick. C19 end chimneys of red brick to left
and right. C20 small-pane casements. Two mid C20 gabled Roman pantiled
entrance porches with framed and boarded doors. A complex C16 building in two
equal halves: to left is a block with coupled-rafter roof, containing a smoke
bay at extreme left. Part of its dividing partition remains with blackened
plaster. Chamfered floor joists of late C16 type are perhaps a later
introduction. To right of the main chimney is a mid C16 block with heavy
framing: unchamfered floor joists, reversed arch windbraced close studding, a
queen post roof with jowled and arch braced posts.
Listing NGR: TM0640463659
Source: English Heritage
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