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Bockleton Court Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Bockleton, Worcestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2497 / 52°14'58"N

Longitude: -2.5982 / 2°35'53"W

OS Eastings: 359255

OS Northings: 261443

OS Grid: SO592614

Mapcode National: GBR FR.0D3C

Mapcode Global: VH84R.XQ88

Entry Name: Bockleton Court Farmhouse

Listing Date: 24 October 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1082476

English Heritage Legacy ID: 150692

Location: Bockleton, Malvern Hills, Worcestershire, WR15

County: Worcestershire

District: Malvern Hills

Civil Parish: Bockleton

Traditional County: Worcestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire

Church of England Parish: Bockleton

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

BOCKLETON CP BOCKLETON
SO 56 SE
5/5 Bockleton Court Farmhouse

- II

Farmhouse. Early C17 with mid-C19 alterations and additions. Part timber-
framed with painted brick infill on rubble base, part rubble with brick
replacement walling and refacing and roughcast to south and west; plain tiled,
partly hipped roofs with brick ridge stacks including group of four C19
diagonal stacks at north end of centre range. H-plan; central range of roughly
three bays with large chimney at north end forming lobby entrance and having an
intersecting north range of probably two framed bays and a tall two-bay south
range. Two storeys. Framing: exposed at west end of north range. Two rows
of panels at first floor level, short straight braces in upper corners and
collar and tie-beam truss with two struts. West front elevation: windows are
mainly C19 casements. Central range has 4-light ground floor window, 3-light
first floor window, main entrance at northern end and a lean-to addition
with a 2-light window at the southern end. North gable end has a 2-light
ground floor window and a 3-light first floor window. South gable end has a
2-light ground floor window and a rendered external chimney. Large wing
adjoins north end which has lean-to additions with catslide roofs to front
and rear. Also lean-to addition and single-storey wing at rear. Interior:
the central range is recorded as having a mid-C17 panelled overmantel on the
ground floor flanked by demi-figures supporting a carved frieze and dentilled
cornice. On the first floor there is recorded to be a room completely panelled
in oak, with a carved frieze and with a ceiling of intersecting moulded beams
enclosing plastered compartments with moulded edges. (VCH IV, p 241).


Listing NGR: SO5925561443

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