BANK TOP FARMHOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1258545
Date first listed:
16-Nov-1976
Statutory Address:
BANK TOP FARMHOUSE, SAWPIT LANE

Map

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Location

Statutory Address:
BANK TOP FARMHOUSE, SAWPIT LANE

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

County:
Staffordshire
District:
Stafford (District Authority)
Parish:
Brocton
National Grid Reference:
SJ 96587 19437

Details

BROCTON SAWPIT LANE ----------- 1. Bank Top Farmhouse 2385 SJ 91 NT 15/7 II

2. Early C18 or possibly late Cl7 origin. A T plan farmhouse of 2 storeys, brick on an ashlar sandstone plinth. The rear wing contains the staircase and service accommodation. Gable end old tile roof, coped gable ends with brick chimney stacks. Band between storeys. 4 window south front, modern wood mullion tran- somed casement but retaining old furniture. Cambered, gauged brick arched, casements to rear wing. Internally the main south range is divided into 2 bays by timber stud partitions with a large open, stone surround, firepiace on the east wall. The ground and 1st floor rooms to the south west are fully panelled in oak, mitred rail and muntin type of late C17 date perhaps and partly reset. These are also substantial sections of panelling in the south east 1st floor room and reset panels to the ground and 1st floors of the staircase. The latter is late Cl7 or early C18 solid string with turned balusters, square capped newel posts, dog leg runs.

Listing NGR: SJ9658719437

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
445181
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 08 Oct 2007
Reference: IOE01/16998/24
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