This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
TM 37 NW CRATFIELD BELL GREEN
2/44 Holly Tree Farmhouse - - II Farmhouse. C16-C17 in 2 phases, the east end of the house the earlier; restored c.1975 when extended to north forming T shape plan. Timber framed and plastered, with colourwashed brick casing to part of the ground floor; thatched roof. 2 storeys and attic. 3 cell form. 3 windows, mid C20 3-light casements with large panes; lobby entrance with colourwashed brick porch and mid C20 glazed door. 2 mid C20 broad eyebrow dormers. To the rear is a good C17 5-light oriel window with ovolo-moulded mullions. Internal stack of cruciform plan. Modernised interior but with a good exposed frame and some original doors and old floorboards; original newel stairs (both flights); 3 arched brick fireplaces. The stack is mainly composed of unfired brick, an unusual survival.
Listing NGR: TM3079875403
© Mr David Skeate. Source: Historic England Archive
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Photographer: Skeate, David
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