SO8323 : Willington Court, Sandhurst

taken 10 years ago, near to Sandhurst, Gloucestershire, Great Britain

Willington Court, Sandhurst
Willington Court, Sandhurst
Farmhouse viewed from the entrance. The 1861 census records great-great-grandparents of mine lived here. The farmhouse is Grade II listed.

Historic England description
Detached farmhouse. C16 and Cl8. Blue lias and sandstone, brick, rendered brick and close-studded timber-framing, slate roof, brick stacks. Gable-end of close-studded C16 wing extends forwards at centre, gable-end of blue lias and brick block, possibly of similar date right, C18 block probably with earlier core at right angles to and to the rear of close-studded wing. Close-studded wing 1 storeys, ground-floor of gable-end and left-hand wall refaced in brick, gable-end lit by 3-light casements with horizontal glazing bars, C19 plank door lower left within gabled porch, 12-pane sash to lean-to at rear of C18 main body left. Gable-end of blue lias and sandstone block right; upper part of gable brick with C19 3- light window with horizontal glazing bars with segmental-headed surround, C19 twelve pane sash within brick surround below. Yard front: C18 block right, 2 storeys and attic lit by 3-light roof dormer, 2 and-4-light wood casements with horizontal glazing bars otherwise, band between ground and first floor. Central C19 plank door under gabled canopy. Gable-end of blue lias block left with C20 steel casements to first floor and garret, plank door within segmental-headed surround lower right. Walls of blue lias lock up to 1.5m thick. Right hand wall; rectangular window within flat- chamfered surround (now blocked), C19 single light casement with glazing bars below. C19 twelve-pane sash left, lateral stack. Axial and gable-end stack with diamond shaped indentations from C18 block. Interior not inspected.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 12 January, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 14 January, 2008
Category
Farmhouse   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 834 237 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:54.7328N 2:14.4855W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 835 236
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NORTH (about 0 degrees)
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