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Description: Cowshed Laundry and Dairy Range at Easton Farm Park
Date Listed: 19 November 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 285848
OS Grid Reference: TM2768558294
OS Grid Coordinates: 627685, 258294
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1759, 1.3286
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TM 25 NE EASTON SANCTUARY
- Laundry and
Former cowshed, laundry and dairy at Model Farm, with domestic
accommodation to rear; now part of Easton Farm Park. Circa 1870
for the Duke of Hamilton. Red brick, pantiled roof with crest
tiles. Mainly single storey and attic. Main range has central
gabled archway through, with applied timbering and a doorway
within the tympanum. Cowsheds to left hand side: 5 bays, altered
openings, end gable facing forwards, small gabled ventilating
turrets to roof ridge. Laundry to right hand side: 3 bays, end
gable facing forwards with applied timbering and the Hamilton
arms. All the gables have ornamental bargeboards. To extreme
right is the single storey churn room and attached single storey
octagonal dairy, built in a more ornate manner. The dairy has
pointed Y-tracery casement windows, some shuttered, hoodmoulds
over; doorway with glazed'double doors and gabled porch; pointed
roof Supported on wooden brackets at the eaves, small octagonal
turret at apex. The dairy interior is especially fine: the doors
have stained glass incorporating the Hamilton monogram and
painted lower panels; leaded stained glass to most windows;
glazed tiles to the walls with a central frieze of coloured
tiles, coloured floor tiles; central cooling fountain and
original marble tables.
Listing NGR: TM2768558294
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Source: English Heritage
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