This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
SO 33 NW MICHAELCHURCH ESCLEY CP URISHAY COMMON
2/81 Clothier Farmhouse
Farmhouse. Probably C17, extended in C18 and c1950. Rubble, roughcast; slate roof, end stacks to left and to rear extension. Two cell plan. One storey and attic, 2 windows, irregular fenestration: C19 2-light casements to left, 2 metal C20 casements in gabled dormers, entrance by glazed C20 door under right hand dormer. Stable or cow house extension, probably C18 to right with ledged C19 door to front and pitching hole to gable end. c1950 extension to left hand side. C18 single storey extension to rear with external end stack and decorated brick shaft. Interior: plank and muntin screen divides 2 cells, principal room to left has large fireplace under massive oak lintol, newel rubble stair to left of fireplace. Longitudinal plank and muntin screen divides other cell into 2 unequal rooms. Upper rooms divided by truss having collar supported by 2 vertical posts between which is doorway. C18 rear extension has low raking strut truss.
Listing NGR: SO3155937290
© Beatrice Jenkins. Source: Historic England Archive
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Photographer: Jenkins, Beatrice
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Roughcast, Rubble, Slate, Tudor Farmhouse, Elizabethan Domestic, Stuart Agricultural Dwelling, Jacobean Dwelling, House, Agriculture And Subsistence, Farm Building, Agricultural Building, Cow House, Animal Shed, Stable, Transport