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Turnpike Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Sutton, Central Bedfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.1031 / 52°6'11"N

Longitude: -0.2428 / 0°14'34"W

OS Eastings: 520451

OS Northings: 246427

OS Grid: TL204464

Mapcode National: GBR J5H.5FT

Mapcode Global: VHGN0.RD0M

Entry Name: Turnpike Farmhouse

Listing Date: 26 November 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1114086

English Heritage Legacy ID: 38444

Location: Sutton, Central Bedfordshire, SG18

County: Central Bedfordshire

Civil Parish: Sutton

Traditional County: Bedfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bedfordshire

Church of England Parish: Sutton

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

SUTTON BIGGLESWADE ROAD
TL 24NW
5/70 Turnpike Farmhouse
- II
House. C17 with C18 and C19 reworkings. Colourwashed roughcast render
covering substantial timber framing. Clay tile roofs. C17 block is 2
storeyed, of 3-room plan. C18 addition projects from W part of rear, with C20
additions projecting from E part of rear, forming U-plan building. S
elevation: both floors have 3 sash windows with glazing bars. First floor
ones are later, of broader proportions with larger panes. C19 doorway between
2 RH bays. 6-panel door within moulded surround, sheltered by flat headed
open porch on square-timber piers. Above doorway is small 2-light casement.
Doorway is in line with back-to-back hearth, forming lobby entrance. Both
ridge stack and LH gable end stack are of red brick with linked diagonally set
shafts. Rear and side elevations: variety of casement windows with glazing
bars, mostly C20. Ground floor of NW wing rebuilt in brick, also
colourwashed.


Listing NGR: TL2045146427

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