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Church Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Alvaston, City of Derby

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Latitude: 52.8953 / 52°53'42"N

Longitude: -1.4192 / 1°25'9"W

OS Eastings: 439170

OS Northings: 333249

OS Grid: SK391332

Mapcode National: GBR PYR.ZG

Mapcode Global: WHDH1.5HG8

Entry Name: Church Farmhouse

Listing Date: 10 November 1967

Last Amended: 27 April 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1216018

English Heritage Legacy ID: 401322

Location: Derby, DE24

County: City of Derby

Electoral Ward/Division: Alvaston

Built-Up Area: Derby

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Alvaston St Michael and All Angels

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text

In the entry for:
SK 33 SE Church Farmhouse
(Formerly listed in
12/56 the Rural District of
South East Derbyshire)
The address and the description shall be amended to read:
893-0/12/56 No 5
Church Farmhouse

House. C16; altered and extended C17; other alterations C19 and
C20. Cruck-framed with close-studded side walls infilled and
partly replaced by brick on stone plinth; thatched roof under
corrugated sheeting. 2-storey, 2-bay main range with partial
outshut to north and with 1 storey and attic, l-bay wing to west
end. South-side: main range has exposed left corner post and
incomplete mid-floor rail beneath studding. C20 glazed door to
right of centre; on its left a 3-light casement with glazing bars
beneath a 2-light window having 12-pane casements; 2 other
casements to each floor. Boarded soffit to eaves overhang; brick
stacks to right corner and in front of ridge on left. Wing set
back on left: square framing with 3-light, wooden-mullioned
window, end stack. North-side: outshut on left; close studding
to 1st floor of main range. 2 doorways; 2 windows to each floor;
2 inserted roof dormers. Wing to right: exposed framing with 2
light casement on left of a doorway. Left return of main range
has exposed cruck frame with spurs to corner posts and some stud
infill. Right return: rebuilt in brick, Two 16-pane sashes below
a 20-pane sash. Interior: 2 cruck frames of heavy scantling.
Central room floored over in C17: wooden bressumer and heck post
to fireplace; chamfered spine beam and joists have broach stops
(those to spine beam repeated within passage to east). East room:
C16 ceiling joists of heavy scantling resting on transverse beam
and reset at higher level in C17 and room divided by stud
partition with doorway. 1st floor: lime-ash floors. Crucks
exposed but apex not visible; curved wind braces. West wing has
cranked tie beam and cruck-like principals with crossed apex.
Fully described and interpreted elsewhere.
See RCHM report (1980) also Derby Buildings Record 15 (1988).


Church Farmhouse
(Formerly listed in the
Rural District of South East
SK 33 SE 12/56 10.11.67.

Probably C15. Post and panelled timber framing, largely replaced with late brickwork;
casement windows; brick gabled end to raid with 3 C18 sash windows; thatched roof
covered with corrugated iron, One storey (one window) wing at rear.

Nos 1, 5 and Church Farmhouse form a group vith Elm Cottage, Elvaston Lane.

Listing NGR: SK3917033249

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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