Description: Stokes Marsh Farmhouse
Date Listed: 5 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 313764
OS Grid Reference: ST9456755969
OS Grid Coordinates: 394567, 155969
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3028, -2.0793
EAST COULSTON -
ST 95 NW
2/126 Stokes Marsh Farmhouse
Farmhouse. Late C17, altered and extended early C19 for Erlestoke
Estate. C17 range in English garden wall bond brick with stone
quoins, C19 range in Flemish bond brick, Welsh slate hipped roof,
brick stacks. L-plan. Two-storey, 3-window north front.
Central 4-panelled door within C20 gabled porch, 2-light casement
either side. First floor has three 2-light C20 casements,
formerly sashes. Right return has 2-light C20 casement to ground
floor, C17 range has 3-light cyma moulded mullioned casement to
ground and first floor, moulded string course over ground floor
lintel. Left return has 2-light casement to ground floor, C20
casement to first floor, C17 range has C20 patio doors and 2-light
mullioned casement. Rear has attached former cheese room and
dairy, probably C18, with 2-light casements and planked doors.
Interior said to have blocked mullioned windows between front and
rear ranges. Example of cheese-making farmhouse in Avon valley.
Listing NGR: ST9456755969
Source: English Heritage
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