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Yew Tree Farmhouse, Whichford

Description: Yew Tree Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 October 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 306091

OS Grid Reference: SP3220734980
OS Grid Coordinates: 432207, 234980
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0123, -1.5321

Location: Whichford, Warwickshire CV36 5PP

Locality: Whichford
Local Authority: Stratford-on-Avon District Council
County: Warwickshire
Country: England
Postcode: CV36 5PP

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Listing Text

6/157 Yew Tree Farmhouse


Farmhouse. Dated 1710. Squared coursed limestone with quoins. Stone-slate roof
with coped gables and renewed stone end stacks. L-shaped plan. 2-storey;
3-window range of 2-light and 3-light mullioned windows to ground floor and
2-light and central 4-light mullioned windows to first floor, all with hood
moulds and labels. C20 panelled door to centre left with original flat arch
lintel and hood supported on consoles. Further 2- and 3-light mullioned windows
to range extending from rear left, and in right gable end. C20 stone extension
to rear. In right gable of C18 range a datestone with moulded hood inscribed
'John Timmes/Anno Domini/1710'. Interior: to ground floor a small fireplace with
4-centred head and moulded surround with inscription on lintel: 'Timmes/John
1710 Elizabeth'. Further similar fireplace in first floor inscribed: 'John
Timmes/1710', and another inscribed 'William Timmes'. Large open fireplace to
ground floor with chamfered bressumer. Chamfered spine beams to both floors,
with one of ovolo mould. Early C18 open-well staircase rising to attics, with
turned balusters. Stone flagged floors.

Listing NGR: SP3220734980

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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