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Lower Roxhill Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Marston Moretaine, Central Bedfordshire

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Latitude: 52.0777 / 52°4'39"N

Longitude: -0.5694 / 0°34'9"W

OS Eastings: 498135

OS Northings: 243116

OS Grid: SP981431

Mapcode National: GBR F19.LW0

Mapcode Global: VHFQL.21TK

Entry Name: Lower Roxhill Farmhouse

Listing Date: 13 October 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1311682

English Heritage Legacy ID: 38354

Location: Marston Moretaine, Central Bedfordshire, MK43

County: Central Bedfordshire

Civil Parish: Marston Moretaine

Traditional County: Bedfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bedfordshire

Church of England Parish: Marston Morteyne

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

SP 94 SE
3/57 Lower Roxhill Farmnouse

- II

House. C16, with C19 additions. Timber framed structure, parts with red brick
infilling, parts with colourwashed plaster infill. Later additions in mottled
red brick. Clay tile roofs. Hall and cross-wing (originally with 2 cross-
wings),cross-wing extended C19 towards road, with matching gable block beside
it within angle. C19 one storey and attics block adjoins to rear. Variety of
windows, mostly C20 2 and 3-light casements with glazing bars. Gabled dormers
to hall block. Front entrance C20 gabled porch to W wall of C19 paired
gables. Original cross-passage entrance blocked by C19 front gables. Red
brick multiple ridge stack at junction between hall and cross-wing. J. M.
Bailey, "Lower Roxhill Farmhouse, Marston Moretaine: a measured survey of a
timber-framed building." Beds. Arch. Journal, vol. 12, 1977, pp 99-106.

Listing NGR: SP9813543116

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