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Dairy House Farmhouse, Horton

Description: Dairy House Farmhouse

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 22 October 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 275293

OS Grid Reference: SJ9371758361
OS Grid Coordinates: 393717, 358361
Latitude/Longitude: 53.1224, -2.0953

Location: Horton, Staffordshire ST13 8PJ

Locality: Horton
Local Authority: Staffordshire Moorlands District Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: ST13 8PJ

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Listing Text

SJ 95 NW
8/84 Dairy House Farmhouse
- II*

Farmhouse. Dated 1635 with C19 alterations. Ashlar; tile roof;
verge parapets with ball finials; side stacks. 'U'-plan, now made
rectangular. 2 storeys and attic with floor strings (labels to attic
windows), 2:3:1 bays under gables, 2-, 3- and 4-light mullioned windows;
outer gables project, the left-hand one with 2 ranges of windows, and
small oculus in apex, the right-hand one with 4-light windows and
datestone "IBM 1635" in apex; the apex of the 3 recessed dormer gables
decorated with hearts and shamrocks are inscribed "IHI & MAR". Porch
break level with left wing (string continued) has enriched occulus, and
pilastered doorpiece with ball finials to cornice and ledged door.
Plain wall with one 2-light mullioned window extends between porch and
right-hand wing, marking centre on ground and first floors. Side
elevations of 2 bays of 2-light mullioned windows. Interior: flat
baluster staircase of short flights to left of porch.

Listing NGR: SJ9371758361

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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