History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Knightley Gorse Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Gnosall, Staffordshire

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 52.8254 / 52°49'31"N

Longitude: -2.2773 / 2°16'38"W

OS Eastings: 381409

OS Northings: 325352

OS Grid: SJ814253

Mapcode National: GBR 050.T86

Mapcode Global: WH9CL.Z7QV

Plus Code: 9C4VRPGF+53

Entry Name: Knightley Gorse Farmhouse

Listing Date: 6 February 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1243328

English Heritage Legacy ID: 446848

Location: Gnosall, Stafford, Staffordshire, ST20

County: Staffordshire

Civil Parish: Gnosall

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: High Offley St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

Find accommodation in


SJ 82 NW

Knightley Gorse Farmhouse


Farmhouse. Circa C17; remodelled and extended in the C19. Timber-framed, partly rebuilt and
refaced in brick, north front rendered. Plain tile roof with gabled ends. Brick axial stack. PLAN:
3-room-plan; the parlour and kitchen to right and left of a central axial stack with back-to-back
fireplaces and entrance lobby at the front; small unheated room on left [east] end. Late in the C19
a porch was added at the front and a long wing was built at the back. EXTERIOR: 2 storeys and
attic. Asymmetrical 2-window north front, windows disposed to the right. C19 casements with
glazing bars, ground floor 3 lights, first floor 2 lights and with small gables above; at centre late C19
gabled timber-framed porch. Long C19 red brick wing at rear incorporates some earlier brickwork.
INTERIOR: Stopped chamfer axial ceiling beams and exposed joists. Partition between left and
centre rooms has exposed headbeam and large studs.

Listing NGR: SJ8140925352

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.