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Blackwood Hill Farmhouse, Horton

Description: Blackwood Hill Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 October 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 275282

OS Grid Reference: SJ9258655920
OS Grid Coordinates: 392586, 355920
Latitude/Longitude: 53.1004, -2.1122

Locality: Horton
Local Authority: Staffordshire Moorlands District Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: ST9 9AH

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Listing Text

SJ 95 NW
8/73 Blackwood Hill Farmhouse
- (formerly listed as
22.10.52 Blackwood Old Hall)


Farmhouse. C16 with addition dated 1698 and alterations and additions of
mid-C19. Coursed and squared rubble, timber frame, brick infill and
repairs; tiled roof with verge parapets to stonework; brick centre
ridge stack. Extended 'T' lobby-entrance plan with cross wing as core.
Front in 3 parts of 2 storeys and attics; late C16 timber-framed gable
to left of centre with apex replaced in brickwork over closely-set
uprights, diagonal braces at tie and cill, stone plinth; enlarged C19
casements with small lattice lights to attic. C17 stone range to right
of gable with chamfer mullioned 2-light window to ground floor right and
small C19 light to first floor left, over massive, labelled lintel
inscribed Wm Reade and slightly arched; C19 part-glazed door.
Mar Reade Lower set-back mid-C19 bay to left of timber-
1698 framed gable. Right-hand gable has oculus
to apex over range of 3-light, chamfer-mullion windows. William Reade
was also responsible for work at Fields Farm (q.v.) and Blackwood Hill
Farm (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SJ9258655920

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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