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Wilberforce Farmhouse, Skeffling

Description: Wilberforce Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 February 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 166617

OS Grid Reference: TA3725519133
OS Grid Coordinates: 537255, 419133
Latitude/Longitude: 53.6507, 0.0752

Location: Winsetts Road, Skeffling, East Riding of Yorkshire HU12 0UX

Locality: Skeffling
County: East Riding of Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: HU12 0UX

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Listing Text

TA 31 NE
(north-east side)
12/75 Wilberforce Farmhouse

Farmhouse. Late Cl8-early C19. Brick, colour-washed. Pantile roof. Plan:
2-room, central entrance-hall, with contemporary kitchen/dairy extension to
left, outshut and later wing to rear. 2 storeys, 3 bays; symmetrical, with
single storey and attic single-bay extension. Doorcase with scrolled
consoles carrying cornice and hood; later C19 panelled door beneath moulded
cornice and plain overlight in reveal. C19 4-pane ground-floor flush sashes
in original openings with stucco flat arches. Smaller first-floor windows,
with narrower 12-pane cenral sash flanked by 4-pane sashes, in original
flush wooden architraves. Stepped eaves. Tumbled-in brick to raised
gables. End stacks. Extension has 16-pane sash in flush wooden architrave
beneath stucco flat arch, small 4-pane sliding sash to left, attic board
door to left return. Interior: contains open well staircase with closed
string, corniced handrail and column balusters; beamed ceilings.

Listing NGR: TA3725519133

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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