Morville Farm

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Morville Farm, St Ouen


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The building in this 1944 photograph is identified as Morville House. We believe that it was the main farmhouse, rebuilt in the 20th century, and now divided into flats

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Property name

Morville Farm

Other names

Morvillel House

Location

Le Hurel, St Ouen

Type of property

Working farm with 19th century origins. Main house rebuilt in 20th century. Commandeered by Germans during the Occupation

Valuations

No recent transactions

Families associated with the property

  • Amette: Elsie Marie Amette, nĂ©e Georgelin (1900- ) was living here in 1941
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Historic Environment Record entry

Listed building

A fine example of a late 19th century farm range, with nearby rare 16th century arch. Two-storey, seven-bay combination outbuilding range.

Elliptical arched carriage entrance. Farmhouse substantially rebuilt 20th century. Also of interest is archway in roadside wall - an 11-piece depressed arch in pink granite circa 1550.

The house interior was renovated in recent times, as a consequence the only original features visible are two stone fireplaces. The one in the ground floor west room is a recently reconstructed 18th century example, and that in the east room is a reconstructed 19th century type. The original timber A-frame roof survives intact.

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There is no mention of this property, despite the existence of the roadside arch

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