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Description: Boyd Farmhouse
Date Listed: 15 July 1981
English Heritage Building ID: 28569
OS Grid Reference: ST6855670470
OS Grid Coordinates: 368556, 170470
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4324, -2.4537
5118 BITTON GOLDEN VALLEY
ST 6870 13/14
Formerly a corn-mill. Late C17 structure possibly incorporating older
work. 'L'-plan. Picturesquely gabled with C19 and later alterations.
Rendered walling, pantile roofs. Front has 2 small gables with copings
and saddlestones to right and one large gable with rendered stack at apex
to left. Two storeys, plus attics in gables. Three windows, 2-light stone
mullioned casements to 1st floor and attics, later 3-light stone mullioned
casements to ground floor. Windows long mullion type (formerly transomed)
to ground and 1st floors. Chamfered door opening to left, narrower door
opening right of centre, later closed porch to right with patterned panelling
to door. Square, restored, ashlar stacks on ridge. Small oval window
in right hand end gable face. Gabled 2 storey 2 bay wing to rear with
stone ball finial. Gabled stair turret (modern staircase) in angle with
door to left. Rear: 2 ranges of 2-light mullion windows and 2 modern
windows. Single storey extension to left.
Interior: chamfered beams in present kitchen and parlour. Large fireplace
in centre with back door beside it as lobby-entrance.
Listing NGR: ST6855670470
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Source: English Heritage
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