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Latitude: 52.3832 / 52°22'59"N
Longitude: -0.388 / 0°23'16"W
OS Eastings: 509816
OS Northings: 277350
OS Grid: TL098773
Mapcode National: GBR H0H.JQY
Mapcode Global: VHFP4.7C8D
Entry Name: Model Farmhouse
Listing Date: 9 April 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1222957
English Heritage Legacy ID: 54796
Location: Old Weston, Huntingdonshire, Cambridgeshire, PE28
Civil Parish: Old Weston
Traditional County: Huntingdonshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire
Church of England Parish: Old Weston St Swithin
Church of England Diocese: Ely
TL 0877 OLD WESTON BRINGTON ROAD
17/77 Model Farmhouse
Farmhouse. Early C17 and C19 with later alterations and repair. Painted
local red brick, timber-framed with plaster and brick infill. C20 brick
repair. C20 plain tiled roof hipped to return. Two storeys with attics and
cellar. L-plan. Large gable end stack to south-west with rebuilt chimney,
brick band returned to main elevation. North-west elevation: Four bays, one
brick bay to left hand and three timber-framed bays with substantial posts and
straight braces to middle rail. C20 brick corbel similar to original in rear
elevation. Main entrance to left of centre with six-panelled door approached
by stone steps. Tripartite hung sash window to left hand and three-light
casement window to right hand; one first floor three-light casement window,
and opening to cellar with segmental arched brick head. Interior: Original
closed string staircase with symmetrically turned balusters and octagonal
newel posts, one terminating at attic floor with ball finial. Moulded ceiling
beams with ovolo-mouldings. C17 oak panelling refitted in first floor room
and over mantel to chimney piece in south-west room with stopped ovolo-moulded
jambs and four-centred arched head. Original butt purlin roof with purlins
carried in front of the principal rafters and wind-braced in each bay, (the
roof has been rebuilt to the south-east). C19 details included raised-and
fielded-panelled doors. The farmhouse was possible built by Thomas Parratt
who purchased the property in 1593 (VCH).
RCHM: Huntingdonshire p290
VCH: Huntingdonshire p117
Listing NGR: TL0981677350
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