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Church Hill Farmhouse, Lighthorne

Description: Church Hill Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 January 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 307111

OS Grid Reference: SP3350355965
OS Grid Coordinates: 433503, 255965
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2009, -1.5112

Location: Church Lane, Lighthorne, Warwickshire CV35 0AS

Locality: Lighthorne
Local Authority: Stratford-on-Avon District Council
County: Warwickshire
Country: England
Postcode: CV35 0AS

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Listing Text

SP3355 (South side)
12/115 Church Hill Farmhouse
07/01/52 (Formerly listed as Church

- II

Farmhouse. Early/mid C16, extended early/mid C17; late C17 wing set back at
angle to right. Late C18/early C19 and mid C20 alterations. Early/mid C19
attached stable range to right, altered and converted late C20. Regular coursed
limestone; central wing of fine coursed, almost ashlar; limestone. Old tile
roof; stone internal stack with 3 rebuilt brick shafts. Complex plan. One and 2
storeys and attics; 4-window range. Left range has mid C20 plank door and
recessed porch on left. 2 small windows and 4-light leaded casement. 2 dormers
with C20 three-light metal casements. Central and right wings have late
C18/early C19 three-light casements with glazing bars. Central wing has French
window and 2-light attic window. Stone flat arches. Left return side has 2-light
casement. Panelled shutters. Former external stack to right has quoins. Tall
diagonally-set square shafts. Right wing has C20 half-glazed door. Roof dormer.
Rear irregular. Former stable range has mid C20 double-leaf doors and flanking
windows and C20 casement inserted in former doorway. Quoin surrounds. Late C20
half-hipped gable. Interior: V.C.H, records heavy ceiling beams and original
roof timbers with heavy cambered tie beam and curved windbraces.
(V.C.H.: Warwickshire, Vol.5, p.117).

Listing NGR: SP3350355965

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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