Description: Willow Farmhouse
Date Listed: 23 June 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 281341
OS Grid Reference: TM1947068743
OS Grid Coordinates: 619470, 268743
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2730, 1.2154
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TM 16 NE
Farmhouse. Early C17. Timber framed and roughcast-rendered with a pantiled
roof. 2 storeys and attic. 3-cell form. 3 windows, mid C20 casements
without glazing bars. In cross-entry position is a C20 gabled porch with
boarded and battened door. Internal stack with rebuilt shaft; C19 gable stack
to left. Single storey mid C20 lean-to on right gable end. At rear of
parlour cell is a late C17 dairy, heightened mid C20. Intact frame with plain
studding and reverse-curved braces; one blocked first floor window with ovolo
mullions and in the left gable an incomplete mullion and transom window.
Parlour and service end have axial bridging beams with ogee stop-chamfers and
plain square joists. In the hall only the axial bridging beam is visible.
Plain square joists to attic floor. Clasped-purlin roof with 2-way wind
bracing. Newel stair to first floor removed. Dairy addition has good brick
floor, probably original.
Listing NGR: TM1947068743
Source: English Heritage
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