Description: Townfoot and Attached Kennel
Date Listed: 29 May 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 236246
OS Grid Reference: NY9349893014
OS Grid Coordinates: 393498, 593014
Latitude/Longitude: 55.2313, -2.1038
19/7 Townfoot and
House and attached kennel. Probably early C18 with earlier core. Altered and
raised to 2 storeys mid C19. Random rubble; 1st floor snecked stone with
ashlar dressings; Welsh slate roof, stone flags on kennel. 2 storeys, 3 bays.
late C19 wood porch with decorative bargeboards and terracotta cresting. 4-pane
sashes with projecting sills. Guttering supported on stone brackets. Gabled
roof with flat coping and kneelers. Corniced end stacks.
Massive random rubble on left return and similar but slightly more even stonework
to rear may indicate a bastle house origin for the building. Walls c.3 ft.
Attached to the front left-hand corner of the house a small C18 or early C19
kennel with segmental-arched doorway and gabled roof.
Listing NGR: NY9349893014
Source: English Heritage
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