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Glebe Farmhouse and Attached Former Cowhouse, Kinwarton

Description: Glebe Farmhouse and Attached Former Cowhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 February 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 305338

OS Grid Reference: SP1049058306
OS Grid Coordinates: 410490, 258306
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2229, -1.8478

Location: Kinwarton, Warwickshire B49 6HB

Locality: Kinwarton
Local Authority: Stratford-on-Avon District Council
County: Warwickshire
Country: England
Postcode: B49 6HB

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Listing Text

3/174 Glebe Farmhouse and attached
01/02/67 former cowhouse

- II

Farmhouse and former cowhouse. Mid C17 (VCH) with C18/early C19 wing. Timber
framed: large framing with jowled corner posts and whitewashed brick and
rendered infill, on lias base. Late C20 tiled roofs, large brick internal stack.
T-plan, with wing set back on left. 2 storeys and attic, 2-window range.
Entrance in wing has segmental headed 2-panel door with round brick arch. Wood
casements with leaded lights; one old casement in left return gable has crown
glass. Wing of red brick, with brick string course and dentil cornice. One
storey and attic with dormer. Small window to right of door, leaded casement to
left under segmental brick arch. Left section, formerly cow house, has stable
door and hayloft door with C20 window inserted below. To garden. Exposed
framing, 2-window range with French casement on left, and late C20 flat roofed
dormer. To rear: Exposed framing, timber framed porch with C19 plank door in
re-entrant angle and timber framed single storey lean-to. Wing has trellis porch
with C19 door, big brick stack and outshut. Interior: Much exposed framing.
Straight flight staircase. Attic stairs with C17 hand rail. Open fireplace with
stop chamfered beam, and another with opening filled in. Old 3-plank doors and
wide floor boards. Interior of cowhouse retains part of hay rack and trough.
Animal housing attached at right angles on right, whitewashed brick to yard, but
rear timber framed with brick infill and short section of C19 brick. Tile roof
with 2 louvres. Farmhouse, attached buildings and barn (q.v.) form an
interesting group.
(V.C.H.: Warwickshire III, p.126).

Listing NGR: SP1049058306

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Source: English Heritage

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