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Laurel Farmhouse, Shotteswell

Description: Laurel Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 April 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 306277

OS Grid Reference: SP4235445679
OS Grid Coordinates: 442354, 245679
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1078, -1.3830

Location: Back Hill, Shotteswell, Warwickshire OX17 1HU

Locality: Shotteswell
Local Authority: Stratford-on-Avon District Council
County: Warwickshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX17 1HU

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Listing Text

SP4245 (North side)
10/166 Laurel Farmhouse


Farmhouse. c.1660, with some C19 alterations. Regular coursed ironstone. Slate
roof has coped gable parapets with moulded kneelers and finials; stone and brick
internal stacks. 3-unit through-passage plan. 2 storeys, cellar and attic;
3-window range. Entrance front has C19/C20 open porch. Old plank door inside.
C19/C20 casements under stone flat arches, 3-light to left of entrance, 2-light
on first floor. Late C20 single storey addition across left part. No windows to
right of entrance. Stone internal stack with C20 brick shaft. C19 single storey
addition to left. Right return side has two 2-light stone-mullioned cellar
windows. 3-light and 2-light attic windows, formerly stone mullioned. On ground
floor mullions removed and casement inserted. On first floor and attic, mullions
replaced in painted wood. Hood moulds throughout. Apex of gable has oval sunk
panel, possibly a datestone. To rear: 4-window range. Flush 6-panelled door and
C19 open fronted wood porch. Casements and stone flat arches. Interior not
(R.B. Wood-Jones: Traditional Domestic Architecture in the Banbury Region: 1963,
pp.139, 142, 159).

Listing NGR: SP4235445679

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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