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Farm Buildings Quadrangle, Home Farm, Dunham Massey

Description: Farm Buildings Quadrangle, Home Farm

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 212860

OS Grid Reference: SJ7440186404
OS Grid Coordinates: 374401, 386404
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3739, -2.3862

Location: Farm Walk, Altrincham WA14 4SP

Locality: Dunham Massey
County: Trafford
Country: England
Postcode: WA14 4SP

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Listing Text

(west side)

6/101 Farm buildings
- Home Farm


Farm buildings. 1822. Flemish stretcher bond brick with
graduated slate roofs. Quadrangle of 2-storey buildings
with barn to south, cow shelters to east with haylofts and
storage above, and cow sheds/storage to the north and west
with haylofts and storage above. Looking from quadrangle,
the barn has cart entries at left and right (now blocked),
honeycombed vents, pitching eyes and a first floor door.
The cow shelter has an arcade of 10 segmental brick keystone
arches on heavy stone columns (some of which have been re-
cast in concrete). Above every other arch is a pitching eye
and in the centre is a projecting gabled bay with doors on
each floor and a semi-elliptical keystone arch to the upper.
The other 2 sides have a stone flag plinth , numerous stable
doors and casement window openings all with cambered brick
arches, and pitching eyes. There is a driftway in each of
the west and east sides and a dovecote (q.v.) in the centre
of the quadrangle.

Listing NGR: SJ7440186404

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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