This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
SS 53 NE EAST DOWN
5/7 West Okewill Farmhouse II Farmhouse, C17 or earlier and much renovated. Rendered shale with gable-ended slate roof. 3-cell and cross passage plan with later kitchen wing on front at right angle to lower end.
2 storeys. Upper storey has 5 windows, all C20 casements. Stack at gable end heating inner room and large rendered lateral stack on front wall of 'hall' with set-offs and pronounced batter. Lean-to slate roof over projecting bay with C20 casement to front of hall on right and over porch to left of stack. Staircase turret projecting to left of door in angle of kitchen wing. Front wall at higher end projects and possibly rebuilt. C20 door at higher end with 2 inserted casements to right. chamfered floor beams in former hall with moulded stops.
Listing NGR: SS5825739599
Copyright IoE Mr L.E. Abbott. Source Historic England Archive
People & Organisations
Photographer: Abbott, L.E.
Rights Holder: Abbott, L.E.
Render, Shale, Slate, Medieval Farmhouse, Tudor Domestic, Elizabethan Agricultural Dwelling, Stuart Dwelling, Jacobean House, Agriculture And Subsistence, Farm Building, Agricultural Building, Cross Passage House, Monument <By Form>, Kitchen