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Latitude: 52.7174 / 52°43'2"N
Longitude: -1.8826 / 1°52'57"W
OS Eastings: 408026
OS Northings: 313308
OS Grid: SK080133
Mapcode National: GBR 3BV.QTG
Mapcode Global: WHCGG.1YSN
Entry Name: Broomy Fields
Listing Date: 28 January 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1248891
English Heritage Legacy ID: 430679
Location: Longdon, Lichfield, Staffordshire, WS15
Civil Parish: Longdon
Traditional County: Staffordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire
Church of England Parish: Longdon St James
Church of England Diocese: Lichfield
LONGDON C.P. HAY LANE (off)
SK 01 SE
10/83 Broomy Fields
Farmhouse. Late C17 with late C18 extension and minor alterations of
circa 1900. Red and brown brick (Flemish bond) on sandstone plinth;
plain tile roof with raised verges; brick external end stack and lateral
stack. T-shaped plan: principal range aligned east-west facing north
with rear extension wing. 2 storeys and gable-lit attic with storey
bands. 3 window front: casements of circa 1900 within C17 openings
with stone lintels incised in imitation of gauged brickwork. Central
late C20 flat roofed porch in front of a doorway with similar lintel
to the windows. 2-storey, 2-bay rear wing. Interior. Central entrance
passage with a C17 newel staircase at the south end; the newel has a
faceted finial. The passage gives access to 2 ground floor rooms.
The eastern room has a fireplace with bolection moulded surround and
C17 oak wall panelling incorporating cupboards, and a window bench.
Chamfered and stopped spine beams in both rooms. The western room retains
a C17 rear cross-window with ovolo-moulded mullions and transoms.
An old photograph at the house shows that this pattern was used throughout
the principal range.
Listing NGR: SK0802613308
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