Description: Wexcombe Manor, Alias Upper Farm
Date Listed: 30 July 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 310769
OS Grid Reference: SU2723859040
OS Grid Coordinates: 427238, 159040
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3298, -1.6104
SU 25 NE
9/49 Wexcombe Manor,
alias Upper Farm
Farmhouse. Later C18. Brick with tiled roofs. Two tall storeys,
2 identical 2 x 2 bay wings with hipped roofs and centre link, also
2-storey 2 bays with shaped gable and central oculus. Side stacks
to wings. Ground floor windows C19 French doors with 3-pane
fanlights. Centre block with 12-pane sashes with slightly
segmental heads and similar windows to first floor of wings.
Three-bay rear wing to both east and centre blocks and latter
further extended. Interior not seen.
The farm is where A.Hosier made some notable agricultural
improvements including the Hosier Bail milking system, and a
poultry folding system.
Listing NGR: SU2723859040
Source: English Heritage
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