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Home Farmhouse and Farm Building Adjoining to South West, Over Wyresdale

Description: Home Farmhouse and Farm Building Adjoining to South West

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 182577

OS Grid Reference: SD5617854290
OS Grid Coordinates: 356178, 454290
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9828, -2.6697

Location: Strait Lane, Abbeystead, Lancashire LA2 9BQ

Locality: Over Wyresdale
Local Authority: Lancaster City Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: LA2 9BQ

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Listing Text


12/41 Home Farmhouse and farm building
- adjoining to south-west.


House and farm building, 1891, probably by Douglas. Sandstone rubble with
slate roof. 2 storeys. Windows rebated and chamfered with mullions. Front wall has gabled projecting wing with drip course which continues around
left-hand part of building. On the ground floor the wing has an 8-light mullioned and transomed window. On the lst floor are a 2-light and 4-light
window under the same hood. Under the apex is a single-light window with
elliptical head, Door to right has moulded surround with shaped lintel
inscribed: '1891'. To the right of the wing the main facade has one bay
with a 3-light window jettied forward at 1st floor level on stone corbels
and under a gable. To the left of the wing the facade has a ground-floor
cross window. chimneys to left of wing and on right-hand gable. Gables are
coped with ball finials. The left-hind gable wall has a mullioned and
transomed canted bay window on the around floor and a 4-light window
above. To the right of the front of the building a single-story link joins it to farm building which has a gable facing forwards. its
right-hand return wall (facing south-west) has 2 chamfered elliptical
arches springing from a central pier and forming the entrance to a cart
shed. Above and between them under a small gable is a loading door. To the
right is a gable, jettied forwards on stone corbels at 1st floor level. On the qround floor, under the jetty, is a 2-light window with flat-faced
mullion. To its right is a doorway. On the 1st floor is another doorway.
Gables have copings.

Listing NGR: SD5617854290

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Source: English Heritage

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