List entry

List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: MAGPIE FARMHOUSE

List entry Number: 1187132

Location

MAGPIE FARMHOUSE, LONGBROOK LANE

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
SolihullMetropolitan AuthorityBalsall

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 11-Nov-1952

Date of most recent amendment: 22-Jul-1976

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 218027

Asset Groupings

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

BALSALL LONGBROOK LANE 1. 5108 Magpie Farmhouse (Formerly listed SP 27 NW 11/139 11.11.52. under Balsall Street) II*

2. Mid C16. Stone base to close set timber frame with whitewashed plaster infilling. Tiled roof. Red brick chimney stack astride roof ridge, base and cap mouldings. 2 storeys and attics, both gables oversailing at eaves level on console brackets. Flush lattice casement windows, 1st floor canted bay oriel windows on console brackets under both gable ends. Modern south wing. Interior: ground floor 4 centred arched stone chimneypieces. VCH, IV, p 87.

Listing NGR: SP2221676834

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Doubleday, AH, Page, W, The Victoria History of the County of Warwick, (1947), 87

National Grid Reference: SP 22216 76834

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