Description: Church Hill Farmhouse
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
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LIGHTHORNE CHURCH LANE
SP3355 (South side)
12/115 Church Hill Farmhouse
07/01/52 (Formerly listed as Church
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
Source: English Heritage
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