Description: Tockenham Court Farmhouse
Date Listed: 15 August 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 316790
OS Grid Reference: SU0328878924
OS Grid Coordinates: 403288, 178924
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5092, -1.9540
SU 07 NW TOCKENHAM WEST TOCKENHAM
8/103 Tockenham Court Farmhouse
Farmhouse, Cl6-C19. Limestone rubble with ashlar blocks, hipped
stone slate roof with 2 dormers. 2-storey and attic. Main block
with left extension and rear wing on right. Main block, C17, 4
bays with major axial stack with oven, altered. C18 fenestration
12-pane sashes with radial flat arch voussoirs and cornice moulding.
Rear wing C16, 2½ bays with 2 parallel deep spine beams with swept
bar stops and carved arrow elaboration. Stone fireplace in attic,
chamfered head with cornice mantel, This wing is higher than main
block. Extension to left, early C19, 2 bays, possibly a dairy,
casement windows. Main block has cambered collar roof with butt
purlins. The house is claimed to have been partly destroyed during
the Civil War when it was the, residence of Sir William Button.
Listing NGR: SU0328878924
Source: English Heritage
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