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Farmhouse Approximately 100 Metres East of Mosswood Grange Farmhouse, Belton

Description: Farmhouse Approximately 100 Metres East of Mosswood Grange Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 July 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 165061

OS Grid Reference: SE7853409251
OS Grid Coordinates: 478534, 409251
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5740, -0.8155

Location: A161, Belton, North Lincolnshire DN17 4BY

Locality: Belton
County: North Lincolnshire
Country: England
Postcode: DN17 4BY

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Listing Text

(east side, off)
7/5 Farmhouse approximately
100 metres east of
15.7.87 Mosswood Grange Farmhouse

- II

Farmhouse. 1795 for Cornelius Stovin. Brown brick. Pantile roof. Double-
depth plan with 2-room, central entrance-hall south front. 2 storeys with
attic, 3 bays; symmetrical. 6-panelled door in architrave, sashes in flush
wooden architraves with sills, all beneath stucco flat arches. Stepped brick
eaves. Stone-coped gables with shaped kneelers. Corniced and banded end
stacks. Right return has ground-floor window with original architrave
beneath segmental arch, blocked first-floor window with sill and stucco flat
arch, attic window with inserted frame beneath segmental arch. Glazing and
most sashes missing at time of resurvey. Gable ends bear wrought-iron
letters "C S" to left and figures "9 5" to right. Interior. Damaged
single-flight open-well staircase with remains of ramped corniced handrail,
slender drop-on-vase balusters and newel posts with square knops, profiled
cheek-pieces. Chamfered spine beams and exposed ceiling joists. Original
cast-iron grates, one with elliptical-arched stone surround. Plaster first
floor and attic floor. Good 5-bay roof with jowled king posts, 2 tiers of
pegged staggered butt purlins, queen struts and raking struts, with
carpenter's marks throughout. Part of the improvements undertaken by
Cornelius Stovin of nearby Hirst Priory (qv). Formerly known as Mosswood
Grange Farmhouse. Empty and in disrepair at time of resurvey.

Listing NGR: SE7853409251

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Source: English Heritage

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