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Description: Model Farm and Farmhouse
Date Listed: 24 September 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 32600
OS Grid Reference: ST5916565181
OS Grid Coordinates: 359165, 165181
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3842, -2.5882
ST 56 NE NORTON MALREWARD NORTON HAWKFIELD
1/176 Model Farm and Farmhouse
Model Farm. Late 1850s for the Smyth Estate of Long Ashton. Rubble with
freestone dressings and slate roofs. Consists of farmhouse and rear service
wings at the south end; to the rear the stock yard is enclosed by cart-sheds,
coach-house and stables with workshops to the east, a barn to the west, and
shelter sheds to the north which are segmental on plan. All in a plain Gothic
style. Farmhouse. 2 storeys with 2 asymmetrical gabled bays, the west one
is set back with a C20 porch at the front; 2- and 3-light casement windows
with chamfered lintels and heads and under relieving-arches; between the
2 gables is a 2 stage tower with a broached pyramidal roof on overhanging
eaves, single light windows. Two 4-bay service wings to rear of house.
East Range. Single storey and attics in gables, plank loft doors in pointed
surrounds; 6 bays with 3 doorways and a casement window, all in pointed
surrounds; cart entry doors at left; lower single storey workshop attached at
far left; south gable end has 3 arch-headed windows. West Range. Barn has
5 cross-loop windows and a central square headed entry. Granary at right with
cart sheds below and upper loft doors concealed behind later lean-to; south
gable end has casement windows under pointed heads. North Range. Shelter
sheds. 9 bays, the outer ones have segmental headed pedestrian doorways;
wide segmental headed entries to bays 2 and 3 and 7 and 8; bays 4 to 6 have
C20 fenestration and doors.
Listing NGR: ST5916565181
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Source: English Heritage
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