Description: Glebe Farmhouse
Date Listed: 1 February 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 305100
OS Grid Reference: SP1018155044
OS Grid Coordinates: 410181, 255044
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1935, -1.8525
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SP15NW EXHALL MAIN STREET
3/88 Glebe Farmhouse
Farmhouse. C17 with C18, early C19 and mid C20 alterations and additions.
C18 brick with brick dentil cornice to central section; right section of
brick replacing timber framing; small patch of lias in centre. Old tile roof
and brick chimneys. T-plan. 2 storeys, and one storey and attic; 3-window
range. Entrances on 2 fronts, each with 4-panelled door in simple wood
architrave and hood on shaped brackets. Mostly C18 and early C19 leaded
light casements throughout. 2-storey centre has door to right and central
window, 4-light to ground, 3-light to 1st floor, with cambered brick arches.
Stack on left has 3 diagonally set square shafts, largely rebuilt. Left
section, said to have been originally separate cottage, has C18/early, C19
dormer with glazed apex, and 3-light window below C19 single storey addition
with C20 casement door and stack. Garden/entrance front: Early C19 addition
to front of C17 building. Brick with brick cornice. Slate roof below
concrete tile main roof. Door with flanking tall cross windows under
segmental arches. To right 2 mid C20 metal casements, with French
casement between. Projecting timber framed wing on left. 2 storey rear:
timber framing with brick infill and early C19 brick below, coursed lias,
brick and some lateral brick stacks and lias stack with brick shafts visible on
entrance front. Interior: Dairy with exposed panel framing and broad chamfered
ceiling beam, and stairs to former cheese loft. Kitchen has 2 old board doors
with H-hinges and winder stairs. Plain early C19 quarter turn staircase.
Listing NGR: SP1018155044
Source: English Heritage
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