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Description: Stiperden House Farmhouse with Attached Barn and Stable
Date Listed: 10 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 184042
OS Grid Reference: SD9090027935
OS Grid Coordinates: 390900, 427935
Latitude/Longitude: 53.7477, -2.1395
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SD 92 NW CLIVIGER THE LONG CAUSEWAY
7/36 Stiperden House Farmhouse with
attached barn and stable
Farmhouse with added barn and stable. Dated 1658 over doorway; altered,
probably raised, and extended. Coursed sandstone (some squared, some rubble)
with quoins, stone slate roof. Long rectangular range, facing down towards
Paul Slough (which forms county boundary), with barn added at left end and
stable at right end of 2-bay house, all under one roof. House is 2 storeys
(but see below, "interior"), has an added single-storey gabled porch in the
centre, with doorway in left side, the roof of this crossing a recessed
datestone with raised lettering including part of the name THOM(AS?) visible
above the roof, and THIS HO
below the roof. On each floor to the left is a recessed mullioned window of
late C17 or early C18 character: 3 large lights at ground floor, 4 smaller
lights above (lacking Ist and 3rd mullions); and on each floor to the right a
C19 rectangular window with altered glazing. Ridge chimneys at junctions to
left and right. Barn continued to left has 2 doorways and between these on
each floor a formerly-mullioned 2-light window (upper blocked); stable
continued to right has a door and a window, with plain surrounds. Rear of
house has 4 small square windows at ground floor, one at mid-level, and one at
1st floor, all recessed and mostly with stools of former mullions, nearer end
of barn has 2 similar openings on each floor, beyond these a large square
opening to the loft. Interior of barn: junction wall with house shows line of
formerly much lower roof, and above and left of this a small square chamfered
window (blocked). Interior of house not inspected.
Listing NGR: SD9090027935
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Source: English Heritage
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