This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
TL 41 SE MATCHING HOBBS CROSS ROAD Spiers Farm 2/40 GV II
Lobby entrance house, late C17, extended in C19. Timber framed, plastered with chevron design in panels, roofed with handmade red clay tiles. 3 bays aligned NW-SE with axial chimney stack in central bay, originally forming a lobby entrance, now blocked. Lean-to extension to SW, weatherboarded with roof of corrugated asbestos. Single storey with attics. Weather-boarded dado, 2 C20 casement windows, 2 more in swept dormers. Converted to 2 cottages in C19 and doors made in side elevations, still in use although now re-combined into one. Axial beams over ground floor rooms, plain chamfered with well-cut bar stops in NW room, plain in SE room. SW wallplate re-used from an earlier building, with rafter seatings on side. Tiebeams waney, of irregular curvature. No other framing exposed interna.lly.
Listing NGR: TL4887810782
© Mr David M Betts. Source: Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
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Photographer: Betts, David M
Rights Holder: Betts, David M
Asbestos, Clay, Plaster, Tile, Timber, Weatherboard, Stuart Farmhouse, Domestic, Agricultural Dwelling, Dwelling, House, Agriculture And Subsistence, Farm Building, Agricultural Building, Timber Framed House, Monument (By Form), Timber Framed Building
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