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Upper Chelmscote Farmhouse, Brailes

Description: Upper Chelmscote Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 June 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 305784

OS Grid Reference: SP3166241555
OS Grid Coordinates: 431662, 241555
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0715, -1.5395

Location: Brailes, Warwickshire OX15 5JJ

Locality: Brailes
Local Authority: Stratford-on-Avon District Council
County: Warwickshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX15 5JJ

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Listing Text

3/21 Upper Chelmscote Farmhouse

- II

Farmhouse. Datestones 1688 and T/M/I 1698. Brick with ironstone quoins and
window and door dressings. Flemish bond with vitrified headers. Steeply pitched
slate roof to front and red tile roof to rear. Stone coped gables surmounted by
ball finials. Brick ridge stacks. Moulded kneelers. Ironstone plinth. 3-unit
plan. 2 storeys plus attic; 5-window range. Central entrance has wide C20 door
partly glazed, with margin lights. Ironstone hood mould and label stops. Doorway
is flanked by pairs of 2-light stone-mullioned windows of simple splay section
with hood mould and label stops. 5 similar windows to first floor. All windows
have lead cames. Most have wrought-iron casement fasteners. Rear has raking
roofed outshuts and a 2-storey rear wing. Main front has a 2-storey extension to
left with brick end stack and extension stairs to loft. Renewed brickwork.
Interior: noted as having a C17 dog-leg staircase.

Listing NGR: SP3166241555

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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