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Description: Lower Reaps Farmhouse
Date Listed: 13 March 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 183508
OS Grid Reference: SD6611930211
OS Grid Coordinates: 366119, 430211
Latitude/Longitude: 53.7671, -2.5155
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SD 63 SE
5/23 Lower Reaps Farmhouse
House, probably c.1600, altered. Slobbered rubble with eaves height raised
in brick and roof replaced by asbestos sheets mid C20. Main part of facade
has a 6-pane sash with plain reveals on the ground floor, with a lean-to
porch to its right covering a blocked mullioned window. On the 1st floor
is a modern window with plain reveals. At the left, beyond a straight
joint, is an addition which has 2 sashed windows with plain reveals on the
ground floor and a modern window with plain reveals above. At the right of
the facade is a one-bay cross-wing which has mullioned windows with hollow
chamfer, outer chamfer, and hoods. The ground-floor one is of 4 lights,
the 1st floor of 3 lights. Chimney in line with straight joint. Chimney
cap removed from cross-wing. Inside, the room to the left of the door has
one exposed original chamfered beam.
Listing NGR: SD6611930211
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Source: English Heritage
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