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Crumpwood Farmhouse and Attached Former Agricultural Workers Cottage, Alton

Description: Crumpwood Farmhouse and Attached Former Agricultural Workers Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 November 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 275008

OS Grid Reference: SK0879442466
OS Grid Coordinates: 408794, 342466
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9795, -1.8705

Location: Alton, Staffordshire ST10 4DD

Locality: Alton
Local Authority: Staffordshire Moorlands District Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: ST10 4DD

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Listing Text

SK 04 SE
7/12 Crumpwood Farmhouse and
attached former agricultural
worker's cottage

Farmhouse and former agricultural workers'cottage. Early C18 farmhouse
with later C18 and C19 extensions and later C18 agricultural workers'
cottage. Ashlar with herringbone tooling; plain tile roof with
coped verges; ashlar integral end stacks with red brick shafts. End-
lobby entry plan, aligned east-west facing south with an C18 extension
to the west on the same alignment and a C19 rear wing aligned north-
south, agricultural workers' cottage to the east aligned east-west.
Main house to the centre with lower slightly set-back extension to
the left and lower agricultural workers' cottage to the right. Main
house: 3 storeys with chamfered eaves course, eaves rebuilt in the
C19; 2 bays, chamfer mullioned windows to first and second floor, the
former have 3 lights, the latter 2 lights, the ground floor has large
3-light flat-face mullioned"wIndowa', probably C19; door to left with
raised surround. Extension to the left: very finely jointed and
dressed ashlar. 2 storeys with plinth and chamfered eaves band; one
bay, chamfer mullioned windows, the ground floor one has 3 lights, the
first floor window has 2 lights. Agricultural workers' cottage: 2
storeys; one bay, 2-storey cross-window to the right; door to left.

Listing NGR: SK0879442466

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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