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Description: Home Farm House
Date Listed: 24 September 1979
English Heritage Building ID: 193250
OS Grid Reference: SK9302623948
OS Grid Coordinates: 493026, 323948
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8051, -0.6215
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COLSTERWORTH HIGH STREET
SK 92 SW
8/9 Home Farm House
Farmhouse, formerly also an inn. 1650, 1778, with C19 and C20
alterations. Coursed and squared limestone rubble with ashlar
quoins and dressings. Pantile roofs with raised stone coped
gables, kneelers and rolled ridges. 2 gable and single axial
moulded ashlar stacks with pairs of shafts and cornices, and a
further ridge stack with brick shaft. L-plan. 2 storey, with
attics to rear wing, irregular 3 bay front. The left hand part
is in squared rubble and separately gabled with an inscribed
datestone "TT 1778". The C17 2 bay right hand range is in
coursed rubble. Large C19 gabled porch with half glazed door, to
the right an adjacent rectangular bay window and a plain sash
with segmental head and keystone. To first floor a plain sash
and pair of plain sashes under timber lintels. In the right hand
gable a datestone inscribed "HVM 1650". The C18 rear wing has a
C20 lean-to porch flanked by single plain sashes. To first floor
are 3 similar windows, all having cambered stone lintels with
keystones, and to the roof a pair of gabled dormers with C20 top
hung windows. Interior. Ground floor has C17 moulded beam, some
C18 dado panelling and cupboard with semi-circular head. First
floor has early C18 full height panelling with cornice. The C18
wing has a moulded plaster cornice and beams. The C17 roof is
pegged oak, alternate staggered butt purlin and clasped purlin
construction and the C18 roof is staggered butt purlin.
Listing NGR: SK9302623948
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Source: English Heritage
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