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Preston Field Farmhouse and Cottage Adjoining to East, Preston

Description: Preston Field Farmhouse and Cottage Adjoining to East

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 May 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 166667

OS Grid Reference: TA1773332225
OS Grid Coordinates: 517733, 432225
Latitude/Longitude: 53.7731, -0.2150

Location: Wyton Road, Preston, East Riding of Yorkshire HU12 8TY

Locality: Preston
County: East Riding of Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: HU12 8TY

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Listing Text

TA 13 SE
(east side, off)

1/20 Preston Field Farmhouse
and cottage adjoining to

- II
Farmhouse and adjoining cottage. Mid C18 main range with early C20 bay
windows; early C18 cottage. Brick with pantile roofs. L-shaped on plan:
double-depth main range with 2-room, central entrance-hall south front, and
adjoining 2 or 3-room cottage forming projecting gabled wing to front right
with entrance to rear (east), facing foldyard. Main range: 2 storeys with
attic, 3 bays; symmetrical. 6-fielded-panel door and overlight with margin
lights in architrave beneath channelled stucco flat arch, flanked by ground-
floor brick canted bay windows with plate-glass sashes, hipped roofs.
Central first-floor 12-pane sash flanked by 16-pane sashes, all in flush
wooden architraves with sills and stucco flat arches. 3-course stepped and
dentilled brick eaves cornice. Brick-coped gables. Pair of corniced ridge
stacks with rebuilt upper sections. Left return: window with glazing bars
(incorporating a central arched light) to ground floor left; French windows
with glazing bars to right, 16-pane first-floor sashes, all in similar
surrounds to front sashes. 3-course dentilled brick band at eaves level.
C19 inserted round-headed attic sash with glazing bars beneath rubbed-brick
arch, flanked by a pair of blocked original openings. Adjoining 3-room
cottage: 2-storey, 2-bay range with lower 2-storey, single-bay kitchen
section to south. East side: main section has board door with 8-pane window
to left, first-floor 12-pane sliding sash with narrow slit window to left;
lower section to left has 8-pane ground-floor window, 6-pane first-floor
window; stepped eaves, tumbled-in brick to raised gables, end stacks. West
side has 12-pane sliding sash to main section. Interior. Main house
contains mid C19 open well staircase with carved newel, turned balusters,
marble chimney-pieces. Cottage contains exposed ceiling joists.

Listing NGR: TA1773332225

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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