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Charity Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Stanton, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 52.0068 / 52°0'24"N

Longitude: -1.8972 / 1°53'49"W

OS Eastings: 407154

OS Northings: 234272

OS Grid: SP071342

Mapcode National: GBR 3MK.169

Mapcode Global: VHB17.2TDF

Entry Name: Charity Farmhouse

Listing Date: 4 July 1960

Last Amended: 7 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1154117

English Heritage Legacy ID: 134868

Location: Stanton, Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, WR12

County: Gloucestershire

Civil Parish: Stanton

Built-Up Area: Stanton

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Stanton and Snowshill

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

SP 0634-0734
11/84 Charity Farmhouse
(formerly listed as Charity Farm)
Former farmhouse, now house. Probably C17, altered C19, enlarged
1922 by and for Sir P. Stott (datestone). Coursed, squared stone:
timber-framing with rendered infill; stone slate roof. Three-
bay, 1 1/2 storey main section: 3-bay, single storey extension to
left, 2-storey cross wing behind. Entrance front: part-height
straight joint on right near corner: single-storey canted bay, 3-
light casement, hipped roof. Half-glazed door up one stone step,
marginal lights, 2 panels below. Three-light stone-mullioned
windows. Above, parapet gable on right, ashlar chimney, moulded
cap: 3 gabled dormers, each with 3-light casements. Chimney from
eaves left end, left gable rendered over timber-framing. To left,
lower wing: canted single-storey bay, 3-light mullioned window,
hipped roof. Boarded door up 5 stone steps, 4-centred arch, stone
lintel. Gabled dormer with 2-light casement; parapet gable left
end. Right return, lower part covered by late C20 conservatory,
not of special interest. Covers 2-light Perpendicular window said
to be from Hailes Abbey.
Interior: stone-paved entrance hall, timber-framed cross walls.
Wide stone fireplace, timber lintel in room to right: exposed beam
and bar-stop chamfered joists. Exposed unchamfered joists room to
left. House of Miss E. Wedgwood, visited by J.M. Barrie, Sargent
and H.G. Wells.
(T. Edwards, in Country Life, 1952)

Listing NGR: SP0715434272

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

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