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Londonderry Farmhouse

A Grade II* Listed Building in Bitton, South Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.4269 / 51°25'36"N

Longitude: -2.485 / 2°29'6"W

OS Eastings: 366374

OS Northings: 169878

OS Grid: ST663698

Mapcode National: GBR JW.P7MH

Mapcode Global: VH88W.WD4G

Entry Name: Londonderry Farmhouse

Listing Date: 11 May 1953

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1116793

English Heritage Legacy ID: 28593

Location: Bitton, South Gloucestershire, BS30

County: South Gloucestershire

Civil Parish: Bitton

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Warmley Syston and Bitton

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text

(west side)
Londonderry Farmhouse
ST 6669 14/13 11.5.53 Farmhouse
Dated 1672. Built of rubble, front with pebbledash. C20 red-tile roof
and end gables with bargeboards, tall square ashlar stacks with moulded
caps. Two storeys and gable-lit attic. Six windows, glazing bar sashes
in bolection architraves, moulded cills, moulded cornices over, decorative
oblong panel over 3rd window from right with inscription "IRA 1672" (for
Richard Jones). Bolection architrave door opening in 3rd bay from right,
later wooden porch. Gabled pantiled wing to rear with ashlar stack set
diagonally; this wing continued to west as single storey unit. Rear has
a number of 2-light wooden casements under dripmoulds. Rear also has a
gabled stair turret and a gabled dormer.
Interior: south ground floor room retains original panelling with enriched
frieze containing initials "IRA", entered by strapwork doorcase. Good
dog-leg staircase with splat balusters and pillar-newels, pendants below.

Listing NGR: ST6637469878

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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