SP 06937 66571
Field Farm Lane, Redditch, Worcestershire B98 0TD
Pre-New Town Location
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Information about this Farm:
REDDITCH B FIELD FARM LANE (west side)
SP 06 NE
2/83 Cottage Farmhouse
Farmhouse, now house. Cl7 with early C19 and mid-C20 alterations and additions. Timber-framed and faced in whitened brick; plain and machine-tiled roofs. Two framed bays aligned north/south with external end chimneys; refronted to east by addition. of three adjoining gabled wings; C19 single-bay north addition continues roofline and has lean-to addition (also C19) to front; two storeys with dentilled eaves cornice. East front elevation: main part has two ground floor 2-light casements and two first floor 2-light casements with plank weatherings; central first floor circular window with radiating glazing bars; central lean-to porch on timber posts and C20 door; lean-to to north has a 2-light casement to front. Interior: some moulded ceiling beams visble.
A C19 single-storey kitchen wing adjoins south gable end with C20 alterations to its east elevation. (FWB Charles, Survey of Historic Buildings in the Redditch New Town Eastern Area, March 1969).
Listing NGR: SP0693766571
Not marked on map but believed to be at location shown.