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Mudgedown Farmhouse

A Grade II* Listed Building in Iron Acton, South Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5635 / 51°33'48"N

Longitude: -2.4572 / 2°27'25"W

OS Eastings: 368405

OS Northings: 185060

OS Grid: ST684850

Mapcode National: GBR JX.DNMF

Mapcode Global: VH884.CYBS

Entry Name: Mudgedown Farmhouse

Listing Date: 17 September 1952

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1116018

English Heritage Legacy ID: 350724

Location: Iron Acton, South Gloucestershire, BS37

County: South Gloucestershire

Civil Parish: Iron Acton

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Iron Acton

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text

ST 68 NE IRON ACTON WOTTON ROAD (off) (west side)

1/34 Mudgedown Farmhouse
17.9.52
G.V. II*

Farmhouse. Mid - C17. Rubble, plain concrete tiles. T-plan, central
passage, extended. 2½ storeys, attic in 3 gables, 3 windows, all 2, 3 and 4-
light casements with ovolo-moulded mullions (the 4-light windows have king
mullions) under plain label moulds; central 2 storey gabled porch projects,
windows on all faces at first floor (side) now blocked, heavily moulded door
frame with Tudor arch has later door, studded front door within in similar frame
with ornate stops. Rear elevation and wing are gabled as front, at north is a
gabled C20 porch, to south a large lean-to extension. South end has a gable
stack and 2 cross windows. Interior: many original door frames remain, a
fine set, all ovolo-moulded and with different highly decorated stops; chamfered
and ovolo-moulded beams and fireplace lintel; open well staircase at back of
passage is altered and may be stripped of balusters to present form with plain
rails below grip hand rail and above decorated string; extended collar trusses
in attic. (Source: Linda Hall : The Rural Houses of North Avon and South
Gloucestershire : 1400-1720 : 1983).


Listing NGR: ST6840585060

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