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Summerford Farmhouse, Numbers 1 and 2 Riverside Cottages and Dairy Cottage, Withyham

Description: Summerford Farmhouse, Numbers 1 and 2 Riverside Cottages and Dairy Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 31 December 1982
English Heritage Building ID: 296887

OS Grid Reference: TQ4980636634
OS Grid Coordinates: 549806, 136634
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1094, 0.1386

Location: Beech Green Lane, Withyham, East Sussex TN7 4DA

Locality: Withyham
Local Authority: Wealden District Council
County: East Sussex
Country: England
Postcode: TN7 4DA

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Listing Text


5/136 Summerford Farmhouse,
Numbers 1 and 2
Riverside Cottages and 31.12.82 Dairy Cottage


Farmhouse and cottages. Dairy Cottage may be of C17 origin but it was altered in the C18 when nos 1 and 2 Riverside Cottages were added and Summerford Farmhouse is externally a later C19 building at the east end but may have an earlier core. Nos 1 and 2 Riverside Cottages have a front of red brick with grey headers but Dairy Cottage is tile hung above red brick, rear elevation of brick with tile-hanging. Tiled roof with 3 brick chimneystacks. Irregular fenestration, some casements in cambered architraves, some C20 casements. Two doorcases have tiled penticed heads. Summerford Farmhouse has two external chimneystacks to the rear which suggest an earlier origin. It has a brick ground floor and tile hung first floor with courses of curved tiles and tiled roof Two storeys; 3 windows. Projecting end gables with fretted bargeboards. Full-height 6-light bays. Gabled central porch.

Listing NGR: TQ4980636634

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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