Description: Townfield Farmhouse and Attached Barn
Date Listed: 29 February 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 316019
OS Grid Reference: ST8393882722
OS Grid Coordinates: 383938, 182722
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5432, -2.2330
LUCKINGTON BACK STREET
ST 88 SW Alderton
2/206 Townfield Farmhouse and attached
Farmhouse and barn range, dated 1786, possibly on earlier core,
rubble stone with stone slate roof. Farmhouse is two-storey and
attic with end stacks and two ridge stacks, squared rubble stone to
front with raised band and cyma-moulded flush mullion windows.
Four first floor 2-light windows, ground floor 2-light, blocked
door, 3-light, door with chamfered stone surround in broad c1830-40
gabled porch and 3-light. Porch has ball-finial and tripartite
front of depressed-arched entry with round-arched sidelights
flanking. Date plaque RM 1786 above porch. At right end of house,
slightly projected one-window range with casements above and door
below, obscured by link to 2-storey gabled outbuilding parallel to
front, rubble stone to east with ovolo-moulded 2-light to end-wall
first floor and attic, early C19 squared rubble stone to west.
Barn is attached to west end of farmhouse, plain north side entry,
projecting hipped south cart-entry and 5-bay roof with tie-beam-
and-collar trusses. Rear of house has 2-light mullion windows,
with plain dripstones over lower windows.
Listing NGR: ST8393882722
Source: English Heritage
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