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Description: Rennington Moor Farmhouse and Attached Farmbuilding
Date Listed: 1 September 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 237092
OS Grid Reference: NU2000717302
OS Grid Coordinates: 420007, 617302
Latitude/Longitude: 55.4492, -1.6852
NU 11 NE and NU 21 NW RENNINGTON RENNINGTON MOOR
4/201 and 5/201 Rennington Moor
House and attached farm buildings. Earlier C18, altered in C19. Rubble with
roughly-shaped quoins and dressings; tooled-and-margined dressings to C19
parts. Pantile roof except for Welsh slates on porch and centre part of
range; stacks rebuilt in brick.
South elevation: House, to right, 2 low storeys 4 windows. Central gabled
C19 porch, with vertical-panelled door in chamfered surround, flanked by 4-
pane sash windows. 1st floor windows, set close beneath eaves, are 2-pane
casements except for 8-pane Yorkshire sash at left end. Raised coping to
gables; end stacks, that to left rebuilt on broader old base. Right return
shows external stone stair to boarded door. Farmbuildings single storey. 2-
bay right section shows boarded door at left end and 4-pane sash windows;
coped left end gable. Left end section, set slightly back, is hemmel with
pair of segmental arches and raised reverse-stepped coping to end gable.
Rear elevation: Attached barn at centre has boarded door in alternating-
block surround on inner return.
Rare surviving example of a linear farmstead. The external stair would
suggest that at least part of the upper floor of the house was formerly used
as a granary.
Listing NGR: NU2000717302
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