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Description: Longcroft Farmhouse
Date Listed: 14 June 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 187316
OS Grid Reference: SK8759007403
OS Grid Coordinates: 487590, 307403
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6573, -0.7065
SK 80 NE EGLETON MAIN STREET (north side)
7/33 Longcroft Farmhouse
(Formerly listed as:
GV II House opposite Home Farm)
Farmhouse, of 3 builds, the earliest part being late C17, added to in late
C18 and C19. The main facade has 3 distinct sections: to the left a
single hipped stone bay of 2 storeys with stone tiled roof and 9 and 12-light
sash windows. Right of this, the C17 section, ironstone with some ashlar
quoins and dressings, and stone tiled roof. Double-height canted bay
window with moulded stone architrave and mullions, and right of this a
6-panelled door in canopied wood porch on slender turned columns, Stack on
left hand gable. Beyond this, a taller C18 addition of 3 bays, coursed
rubble but with new roof. 3 bays with 16-light sashes with flat timber
lintels to ground floor, 2 20-light sashes above, and 2 dormers. Right
hand gable and central stacks. Angle quoins.
The rear has been faced and extended in the C19 in brick.
Listing NGR: SK8759007403
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Source: English Heritage
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