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Charity Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Marston Moretaine, Central Bedfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0732 / 52°4'23"N

Longitude: -0.5662 / 0°33'58"W

OS Eastings: 498364

OS Northings: 242618

OS Grid: SP983426

Mapcode National: GBR F19.TYL

Mapcode Global: VHFQL.45H0

Entry Name: Charity Farmhouse

Listing Date: 6 February 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1321646

English Heritage Legacy ID: 38347

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

MARSTON MORETAINE BEANCROFT ROAD
SP 94 SE
3/50 Charity Farmhouse
- II

House. Early C17. Substantial timber frame with red brick infill, the infill
covered with colourwashed render. Clay tiled roofs. Bay of main block
nearest road stands on substantial coursed limestone plinth. Main block is 2-
storeyed, of 3 bays, with gable end to road. Adjoining one storey and attics
block, a later addition, borders road and forms L-plan. NW elevations:
variety of casement windows, 3 to each floor, some with glazing bars, others
C20 with leaded lights. 2 blocked mullioned windows visible to first floor.
Central bay has doorway, now sheltered by C20 hipped porch. Red brick
multiple ridge stack serves 2 RH bays. Roof is half-hipped. Road Elevation:
main block gable has one 2-light casement window to each floor, with blocked
mullioned window to attic. LH block has one 2 light casement to ground floor
and 2 gabled dormers with casements. Red brick external stack to LH gable
end.

Listing NGR: SP9836442618

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

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