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Description: Hough House Farmhouse
Date Listed: 30 January 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 184295
OS Grid Reference: SD5913822998
OS Grid Coordinates: 359138, 422998
Latitude/Longitude: 53.7018, -2.6204
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BRINDLE HOLT LANE
SD 52 SE
- Hough House Farmhouse
Farmhouse. C17 or earlier, altered probably in C18; now house. Cruck-framed
and coursed squared sandstone with large quoins on base of very large dressed
rectangular blocks, steeply-pitched slate roof with modern chimney on ridge.
Three-bay plan with projecting porch/kitchen at junction of 2nd and 3rd bays
on east side, former porch at junction of 1st and 2nd bays on west side. One
and a half storeys; gabled porch on east side has door in right side wall,
3-light chamfered flush mullion window in gable wall; to left, a similar
3-light window and a square casement; to right, a small blocked window (like a
firewindow). Left gable has an extruded brick chimney, 2 square windows at
ground floor and one above; right gable has one large inserted window on each
floor. Rear (west side) has recessed chamfered mullion windows of 3 and 4
lights, a gabled dormer above the latter, with a 3-light window; small gabled
porch protects inner doorway with moulded surround, now blocked.
Interior: altered, but partition wall between 1st (south) and middle bays
incorporates a full cruck truss.
Listing NGR: SD5913822998
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Source: English Heritage
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