Description: Low Barmston Farmhouse
Date Listed: 15 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 303237
OS Grid Reference: NZ3374356682
OS Grid Coordinates: 433743, 556682
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9037, -1.4753
NZ35NW WASHINGTON LOW BARMSTON
Low Barmston Farmhouse
Large farmhouse. Circa 1840. Snecked rubble sandstone with plinth. Large quoins,
crow-stepped gable ends, some ashlar dressings. Welsh slate roofs with corniced
ashlar stacks. Irregular plan, baronial style. 2 storeys, 3 bays and set back
left bay. The 2 gabled right bays project, the central one farther; this is
half-octagonal on first floor, corbelled out above and sloped out below. Sash
windows with glazing bars in tooled stone surrounds. 4-panelled door in corniced
surround raised in centre to hold blank shields. First L-shaped wing runs forward
from left bay and is linked by yard wall to lean-to in inner return angle.
Small round-headed windows in one-storey part and in central gable end. 3-bay
garden front blank at first floor centre.
Listing NGR: NZ3374356682
Source: English Heritage
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