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Priory Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Harrold, Bedford

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.199 / 52°11'56"N

Longitude: -0.6187 / 0°37'7"W

OS Eastings: 494501

OS Northings: 256538

OS Grid: SP945565

Mapcode National: GBR DZW.0DN

Mapcode Global: VHFPS.7Z8M

Entry Name: Priory Farmhouse

Listing Date: 27 August 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1321542

English Heritage Legacy ID: 36966

Location: Harrold, Bedford, MK43

County: Bedford

Civil Parish: Harrold

Built-Up Area: Harrold

Traditional County: Bedfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bedfordshire

Church of England Parish: Harrold

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

HARROLD HIGH STREET
SP 9456-9556 (north side)

22/193 No. 184, Priory Farmhouse
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- II

Complex house with rear C16 or early C17 house of coursed limestone rubble.
Tiled roof. T plan with half-hipped roof to cross wing. Two storeys. Heavy
central chimney stack to main wing which has four rectangular shafts set at
right angles to the base. Irregularly placed casement windows with glazing
bars. Rear elevation has two one storey lean-tos. The front block is late
C19 and pebbledash rendered. Tiled roof hipped to left hand end and half-
hipped to right. Forward projecting two storey gabled porch with wavy-edged
bargeboards and drop finial. The first floor oversails and is clad in mock
timber-framing. Canted ground floor with double doorway under arched
fanlight. Similar arched fanlights to casement windows in side elevations.
The porch is flanked by two mullion and transom casement windows with glazing
bars beneath drip moulds. Right elevation has similar window to each floor.
Left hand elevation has attic gabled dormer with bargeboards and drop finial.
Ground floor canted bay.


Listing NGR: SP9450156538

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