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Moor Farmhouse, Stretton-on-Dunsmore

Description: Moor Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 December 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 308834

OS Grid Reference: SP4085072614
OS Grid Coordinates: 440850, 272614
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3501, -1.4017

Location: Church Hill, Stretton-on-Dunsmore, Warwickshire CV23 9NB

Locality: Stretton-on-Dunsmore
Local Authority: Rugby Borough Council
County: Warwickshire
Country: England
Postcode: CV23 9NB

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Listing Text

SP47SW (West side)
5/48 Moor Farmhouse


Farmhouse. C16/early C17, with minor C19 additions and alterations. Timber
framed with sandstone plinth and whitewashed brick infill, and some plastered
infill to sides and rear; additions of whitewashed brick. Complex old plain-tile
double-span and other roofs. Partly-rebuilt old brick lateral and ridge stacks.
Complex L-plan with wing on right to rear. 2 storeys. 2-window main range has
twin gables. Central C20 ribbed door. 3-light casements with glazing bars.
Lean-to on right has similar 2-light casement. Short one-window wing set back on
left. C19 outshut across front of one storey and attic. Small dormer has 2-light
casement with horizontal glazing bar. Left return side has jowled posts. Rear is
irregular. Interior: room on left has fine late C16/C17 panelling with frieze of
fluted pilaster strips and jewel work. Arched entrance and overmantel of 2 blind
arches have drops. Room to rear has exposed framing and open fireplace;
stepped-stop-chamfered bressumer and ceilng beam. A room in the left wing is
said to have been the Manor Court Room with a lock-up below.
(Buildings of England: Warwickshire, p.421; Warwickshire Sites and Monuments

Listing NGR: SP4085072614

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Source: English Heritage

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