This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
STOKE RIVERS BIRCH LANE SS 63 NW 4/149 Lower Birch Farmhouse
Farmhouse. C18, refenestrated in C19. Whitewashed rendered rubble. Slate roof with stacks at each gable end with slate offsets and brick shafts, the left side rendered. Truncated lateral stack to rear. 2-room and through-passage plan with integral outshuts containing shallow service rooms. 2-storeys 3-window range of C19 hornless 12-paned sashes above 2 similar sashes flanking gabled porch with semi- circular headed doorway with 4-panelled door. Lean-to with corrugated iron roof at right end. Brick and rubble outshut to rear with corrugated iron roof. Above are a horizontal sliding sash 4-panes per light, 5 pigeon holes and a C19 3-light casement to right 6-panes per light. Interior not inspected.
Listing NGR: SS6425835933
Copyright IoE Mr L.E. Abbott. Source Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
People & Organisations
Photographer: Abbott, L.E.
Rights Holder: Abbott, L.E.
Brick, Iron, Render, Rubble, Slate, Stuart Farmhouse, Georgian Domestic, Agricultural Dwelling, Dwelling, House, Agriculture And Subsistence, Farm Building, Agricultural Building