Description: Lyefield Farm House
Date Listed: 11 November 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 290006
OS Grid Reference: TQ1124840549
OS Grid Coordinates: 511248, 140549
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1534, -0.4107
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ABINGER C.P. LYEFIELD LANE
6/38 Lyefield Farm House
Hall house. Early C16 with C17 extensions to left and C19 alterations, further
C20 extensions to rear. Timber framed on sandstone rubble plinth with C19 red
and blue brick below, good quality fishscale tile hanging above and plain tiled
roofs, hipped with gablets to right. T-shaped plan with 3 bay hall house to
right at right angles to lane, C17 range to left oversailing the roof. Two
storeys, the C17 build of tall proportions. Multiple stacks to right of centre
at junction of two builds, further stacks to ends. Regular front:- two 3-light,
C19 leaded casement windows across the first floor, two windows below, that to
left 4-light and that to right under a gauged brick head. One 3-light leaded
window on each floor of the gabled wing, spike finial to gable above. Large
window on ground floor under cambered head. Part-glazed,ribbed door to right of
centre under flat hood on brackets. Framed pentice to left end with rubblestone
front wall. Rear - gabled wing at right angles, older range to left. Right hand
return front:- 3 bays with brick dentil band over ground floor. Irregular
fenestration including gabled dormer.
Interior:- braced crown-post in older range to right, close-stud framing to bay
at junction with front.
Listing NGR: TQ1124840549
Source: English Heritage
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