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Sparks Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Barkham, Wokingham

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Latitude: 51.3958 / 51°23'44"N

Longitude: -0.8819 / 0°52'54"W

OS Eastings: 477884

OS Northings: 166894

OS Grid: SU778668

Mapcode National: GBR C6J.KTH

Mapcode Global: VHDX7.N5MV

Entry Name: Sparks Farmhouse

Listing Date: 17 January 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1118114

English Heritage Legacy ID: 41516

Location: Barkham, Wokingham, RG41

County: Wokingham

Civil Parish: Barkham

Traditional County: Berkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Berkshire

Church of England Parish: Barkham

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SU 76 NE
(south side)
9/36 Sparks Farmhouse
Farmhouse, now cottage. C15 and C17 altered C19 and late C20. Timber
framed, partly encased in painted brick, part painted brick; irregular
tiled roof with gables and one hip. L-plan, 3 bays x 2 bay crosswing
hall in 2 westernmost bays, C17 stair turret, altered C20, on south.
One and a half storeys, large raked chimney on south wall, with re-
built head. 2 and 3-light early C20 metal casements on south, C19
wooden casements on north. Entrance front:- 3 bays on left with 3-
light C19 casements in tiled, gabled dormers; similar casements on ground
floor but deeper, with panelled entry door between and small flat hood.
One bay gable on right with good quality timber frame exposed. Interior:-
much of the frame exposed, and a 3-light C17 diamond mullioned window
exposed in kitchen on former external wall. C17 stairs altered, with
cut balusters and moulded newel posts.

Listing NGR: SU7788466894

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