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Marlcliff Farmhouse, Bidford-on-Avon

Description: Marlcliff Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 December 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 305077

OS Grid Reference: SP0954750653
OS Grid Coordinates: 409547, 250653
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1541, -1.8619

Location: 24 The Bank, Bidford-on-Avon, Warwickshire B50 4NT

Locality: Bidford-on-Avon
Local Authority: Stratford-on-Avon District Council
County: Warwickshire
Country: England
Postcode: B50 4NT

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Listing Text

(East side)
5/65 No.6 (Marlcliff Farmhouse)

- II

Farmhouse. Possibly C16 origins with C17 and later additions and alterations,
and early C19 refacing. Red brick with brick dentil cornice; lower wing of
coursed lias at lower level on right. Late C20 tile roofs with narrow brick
external end stacks to main block. 3-unit plan, extended to double-depth. 2
storeys, 3-window range. Early C19, six-panelled door with moulded
architrave, and single wood lintel over door and window to left; door hood on
simple cut brackets. Early C19 casements with glazing bars and brick flat
arches; canted bay window to right of door. Left end wall rebuilt C20. Level
raised C19. Lias wing has late C17/early C18 two-panelled door and
one window and dormer. C17 timber framed gable. To rear 2 projecting
gabled wings side by side; possibly C17, refaced early C19. Regular coursed
lias with lias flat arches to windows. Wings partly obscure lias stack with
brick shaft to rear of lower wing. Interior: 3 ground floor front rooms early
C19, with 6-panelled doors. Entrance hall has earlier straight flight stair-
case opening out of it to rear, and beside it access to former open fireplace,
now walled off as a store room. Room to rear with some exposed timbering and
old 2-light window frame with C17 or earlier board shutters. Ground floor room
in lower wing has stop-chamfered ceiling beam, open fireplace (altered) and old
latch to external door. Much exposed C16 and C17 framing to 1st floor. Front
room on right has a close studded partition, partly opened up. Several C17
three-plank doors. A number of doors throughout have H-hinges.

Listing NGR: SP0954750653

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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