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Moat House Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Dorsington, Warwickshire

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Latitude: 52.1453 / 52°8'43"N

Longitude: -1.8069 / 1°48'24"W

OS Eastings: 413311

OS Northings: 249684

OS Grid: SP133496

Mapcode National: GBR 4M8.D0G

Mapcode Global: VHB0P.MBMR

Entry Name: Moat House Farmhouse

Listing Date: 5 April 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1382741

English Heritage Legacy ID: 483126

Location: Dorsington, Stratford-on-Avon, Warwickshire, CV37

County: Warwickshire

District: Stratford-on-Avon

Civil Parish: Dorsington

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire

Church of England Parish: Dorsington St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


1931-1/5/46 (East side)
05/04/67 Moat House Farmhouse


Farmhouse, now house. C17 and possibly earlier with extensive
mid C20 restoration, refronting and addition. Regular coursed
blue lias rubble with ashlar dressings; steeply pitched
renewed tile roofs with stone ridge and internal stacks.
EXTERIOR: 2-storeys, symmetrical 5-window range with C20
2-window, double-gabled, range to right. Symmetrical
composition has centre breaking forward under coped gable and
projecting gabled end wings, that to left coped; plain coped
parapet. Tudor-headed entrance has label mould and C20 door.
Single-chamfered mullioned windows have labelmoulds and leaded
glazing: 4-light and 2-light windows flank entrance, 3-light
end windows; first floor has central single light and 2-light
window to right, but 3-light window to left of centre. C20
range to right in similar style: French window and 3-light
Rear facing yard has recessed gabled left end; Tudor-headed
entrance with paired battened doors and varied fenestration
including gabled dormer.
INTERIOR: has full-height hall with arcade or spere truss,
arcade posts, one with lower part removed, with 4-way arched
braces, tie-beam, angle struts and wind braces. Large stone
fireplace with bressumer and hood, possibly in former through
passage (present entrances do not align). Room to left has
stop-chamfered ovolo-moulded beams with similar joists; varied
doors and other rooms with chamfered beams.

Listing NGR: SP1331149684

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

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