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Round House Farmhouse and Attached Cowhouse, Oakamoor

Description: Round House Farmhouse and Attached Cowhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 November 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 275140

OS Grid Reference: SK0497143351
OS Grid Coordinates: 404971, 343351
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9875, -1.9274

Location: Oakamoor, Staffordshire ST10 3AS

Locality: Oakamoor
Local Authority: Staffordshire Moorlands District Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: ST10 3AS

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Listing Text


6/143 Round House Farmhouse and
attached cowhouse
Farmhouse and attached cowhouse. Early C19 remodelling of an C18
house. Ashlar; plain tile roof with coped verge to the north-west,
hipped to the south-east; ashlar and brick lateral external stack.
Aligned north-west/south-east with apsidal south-east end; house to
south-east, cowhouse to north-west. 2 storeys. South-east front;
3 windows, glazing bar sashes with semi-circular heads, first-floor
windows to left and right are blind and have painted imitation glazing
bars; central door with fanlight containing radiating glazing bars.
South-west front: 2-bay house to the right, single-bay cowhouse to
the left under the same roof line, glazing bar sashes of various sizes;
door to right of centre with chamfered and stopped lintel; cowhouse
window to ground floor left and loft door above. Reputed to have been
a hunting lodge for Alton Towers.

Listing NGR: SK0497143351

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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