Description: Camperdown Farmhouse
Date Listed: 13 October 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 306630
OS Grid Reference: SP2321442123
OS Grid Coordinates: 423214, 242123
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0770, -1.6627
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13/243 Camperdown Farmhouse
Farmhouse. Mid C17. Limestone ashlar with plinth, quoins and moulded coped
gables with finials. Concrete tile roof with ashlar ridge stacks, the flues
diagonally set. 2 storeys plus attic; 3-window range. L-shaped plan. To centre
a gabled porch with 4-centred moulded arch, hood mould and carved label stops.
Small squint below, and in gable. Plank door. Behind porch the original hood
mould with carved labels. Part-obscured moulded datestone above, now illegible.
3 ground floor openings are 4-light, ovolo-moulded mullioned windows with king
mullions. 3 first floor openings are 3-light ovolo-moulded mullioned windows.
All windows have hood moulds, label stops and iron casements with glazing bars.
Above door,in porch a lead sundial. Right gable end facade has 2 four-light
mullioned windows to ground floor, 3 three-light mullioned windows to first
floor and a 2-light mullioned window in gable end and in further gabled dormer.
All windows are of ovolo mould, those with 4-lights have king mullions. All have
hood moulds and label stops. First floor central window has original leaded
lights. Further leaded casement to gable window. To rear a C17 plank door within
ovolo-moulded, 4-centred arched surround with hood mould. Further plank door
within ovolo-moulded, 4-centred arched surround in wing. To ground floor left an
old plank door with hood would and label stops. Further 4-light, 3-light and
2-light ovolo-moulded mullioned windows with hood moulds and label stops. One
3-light and one 2-light window have original leaded casements. Above door in
wing, to left, an ovolo-moulded staircase light with hood mould. Interior: 2
stone 4-centred arched ashlar fireplaces with ovolo moulded surrounds, and
ovolo-moulded mantel. C17 and C18 doors. Plank and muntin partition. Oak turned
baluster staircase rising to attic. Said to have original roof timbers, but with
some dated 1700.
Listing NGR: SP2321442123
Source: English Heritage
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