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Symonds Hall Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Wotton-under-Edge, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.6622 / 51°39'43"N

Longitude: -2.3064 / 2°18'23"W

OS Eastings: 378900

OS Northings: 195981

OS Grid: ST789959

Mapcode National: GBR 0M2.RPQ

Mapcode Global: VH958.ZH13

Entry Name: Symonds Hall Farmhouse

Listing Date: 23 June 1952

Last Amended: 16 August 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1341561

English Heritage Legacy ID: 128258

Location: Wotton-under-Edge, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL12

County: Gloucestershire

District: Stroud

Civil Parish: Wotton-under-Edge

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Wotton-under-Edge with Ozleworth

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

ST 79 NE
23.6.52 Symonds Hall Farmhouse
(formerly listed under
Road to Tetbury)


Farmhouse. C17. Principally exposed rubble (formerly rendered) with stone
slate roof; one large stone stack near centre, dividing to two diagonal shafts,
plus brick stacks either end. Large free-standing L-shaped building with two
Cotswold gables, all under very steep pitches; sign of straight joint near right
end, possibly central block extended in both directions. Two storeys plus roof
storey lit from gables and one dormer on reverse slope; five windowed, all C19
wood casements variously two and three-light. Left of centre recent porch gives
on way through to door at back. Ground floor series of heavy beams with chamfer
and decorated stops; large open fireplace with bread oven right hand room; another
backing on to through passage (now incorporated in central room). Very wide C18
stair dividing at landing; large handrail and thick turned balusters, all in local
carpenter's style in oak. Roof collars give over six feet headroom throughout.
Unusually thick walling at left (south) end, and floor at this end below ground
level. Building reputed to have connections with Civil War.

Listing NGR: ST7890095981

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

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