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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1114876



The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.


District: Bedford

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Colmworth

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 18-Aug-1983

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 36425

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5/22 Low Farmhouse

- II*

Farmhouse, now divided into 2. Early C17 or earlier. Colour washed rough cast over timber frame. Old clay tile roof. H-plan, difference in roof levels in central block possibly indicating different building periods. One storey and attics. Various casements, that to central block ground floor of 4 leaded lights with moulded wood mullions. Box dormer to central block. 6-panel door, top pair glazed, to central block next to LH cross-wing. Half-glazed door to RH cross-wing. 2 red brick double ridge stacks to central block, late C19 replacements of earlier ones. Interior of RH cross-wing: ground floor rear room has plaster mouldings to beam and cornice, including frieze of putti with grapevine. Attic room above this one has Tudor-arched fireplace surmounted by moulded plaster chimney-piece of Royal arms of James 1, flanked by thistles and termini caryatids.

Listing NGR: TL1011156690

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National Grid Reference: TL1011156690


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