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Latitude: 51.5341 / 51°32'2"N
Longitude: -2.3796 / 2°22'46"W
OS Eastings: 373767
OS Northings: 181752
OS Grid: ST737817
Mapcode National: GBR 0NJ.R6J
Mapcode Global: VH95T.PPWV
Entry Name: Blanchard's Farmhouse
Listing Date: 29 July 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1129236
English Heritage Legacy ID: 34047
Location: Sodbury, South Gloucestershire, BS37
County: South Gloucestershire
Civil Parish: Sodbury
Built-Up Area: Chipping Sodbury
Traditional County: Gloucestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire
Church of England Parish: Old Sodbury St John the Baptist
Church of England Diocese: Gloucester
ST 78 SW SODBURY BADMINTON ROAD
1/1 (north side)
C15 origins, altered in C17, C18 and C19 and recently restored. Important interior.
Entrance elevation. Rubble. Modern tiled roof. Two storeys. Two windows, glazing
bar sashes (one 16 pane) in plain stone surrounds. Short projecting south wing with
modern casements. One storey projecting porch in re-entrant angle.
Rear elevation. Rendered. Projecting modern north wing to east (left). Main block,
to right: 2 storeys; 3 windows, one glazing bar sash, one 4-light oak mullion
casement, one modern casement; central plank door.
Interior: Formerly cross passage with a room to either side. To left (east) of rear
door; an C18 room with panelled doors, dado and cupboard to either side of modern
To right (west) of rear door: turned baluster ventilation panel at top of internal
wall; large low wooden lintel, stop chamfered beams.
Easternmost room has winder stair up to attic with panelled door at bottom and
adjoining cupboard. Considerable remains of mediaeval roof: 2 collar trusses,
supported on wooden blocks in the walls (corbels?), with cusped arch braces. Five
bays with windbracing, although roof space is now subdivided.
Listing NGR: ST7376781752
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