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Description: 3, Chapel Fold
Date Listed: 30 January 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 184290
OS Grid Reference: SD6022026461
OS Grid Coordinates: 360220, 426461
Latitude/Longitude: 53.7330, -2.6045
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BRINDLE CHAPEL FOLD
SD 62 NW
Farmhouse. Early C18, incorporating part of much earlier and larger
cruck-framed structure; now house. Coursed sandstone with quoins, and red
brick, slate roof with gable chimneys. Three bays, with outshut to rear of
1st bay. Two storeys; left half of front is of stone, right half of red
brick, all on stone base; plain doorway with rectangular lintel at junction of
1st and 2nd bays, 3 large chamfered mullion windows on each floor, those in
centre 2 lights and others 3 lights. Left gable has a 2-light window at 1st
floor; right gable covered with scored render, with purlin ends protruding,
(building shortened at this end); rear, mostly of stone but in different
builds and courses, has 6 irregularly disposed windows, those in outshut and
centre all of 2 lights with mullions. Interior: 2nd and 3rd bays contain 2
full cruck trusses with blades of exceptionally large scantling, spurs to
wallposts, curved windbraces to purlins, the truss in the centre containing
post and rail framing; in 1st bay, which appears to be a later addition, C18
stone fireplace now blocked but with corbelled lintel and moulded cornice
exposed. History not known, but may be conversion from barn.
Listing NGR: SD6022026461
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Source: English Heritage
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