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Old House Farmhouse, Wolfhampcote

Description: Old House Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 July 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 308779

OS Grid Reference: SP5038365880
OS Grid Coordinates: 450383, 265880
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2888, -1.2628

Location: Wolfhampcote, Warwickshire CV23 8BB

Locality: Wolfhampcote
Local Authority: Rugby Borough Council
County: Warwickshire
Country: England
Postcode: CV23 8BB

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Listing Text

In the entry for:-
7/133 Old House Farmhouse
The entry shall be amended to read:-

1724-0/7/133 Old House Farmhouse
House. C17 of 2 builds, altered C19 renovated c1990. Brick encasing
raised crook and timber-framed with brick infill on stone plinth;
thatched roofs. L-shaped plan with 1-storey, 2-bay range on right of
2-storey and attic, 2-bay crosswing. 1-storey part C19 brick walling
and C20 wooden casements; French window to gable end and boarded door
to rear. Crosswing gable has square-panelled framework with 3-light
window to ground floor and 2-light window above; jowled wallposts,
diagonal braces to cambered tie beam; exposed truss with studs below
the collar and V-struts above (now glazed). Door in right return with
thatched canopy and window above. Left return has rendered panels; two
small 3-light casements to ground floor, another beneath the eaves.
Small brick stacks to each ridge.
Interior (not fully inspected): 1 storey part with raised cruck frame
of light scantling; ridge set on saddle block; original purlins and
rafters. Inglenook fireplace with ashlar-lined recess, wooden
bressumer and exposed brick smokehood. Crosswing: ashlar lined
inglenook fireplace to ground-floor rear has small oak wall cupboard
within; chamfered spine beam and heavy-scantling common joists with
stopped chamfers. Front room: heavily-moulded spine beam (re-used and
possibly from demolished crosswing of Red Roof Farm nearby). Exposed
timbers to 1st floor and attic.


Old House Farmhouse
House. C17, with C19/C20 wing. Timber framed with brick infill; left return side
has rendered infill. Wing of brick. Corrugated iron roofs; brick ridge stacks.
2-unit plan with gable end to road, and wing at right angles. 2 storeys;
one-window range. Jowled posts. Ground floor has Cl9 three-light casements to
ground floor and right return side. First floor has C20 two-light casement.
Horizontal glazing bars. Return side has C19 casement with glazing bars. Small
attic light. One-storey-and-attic wing has C19 filled light window and 2-light
casement with glazing bars. Entrance in right return side has C20 part-glazed
door. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SP5038365880

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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