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Description: The Homestead
Date Listed: 23 May 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 309243
OS Grid Reference: SK2960306448
OS Grid Coordinates: 429603, 306448
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6550, -1.5638
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AUSTREY MAIN ROAD
SYI20NE (South-west side)
2/10 The Homestead
Cottage. C17 with mid/late C20 alterations. Timber-framed with C20 colourwashed
pebbladash. Late-C20 plain-tile roof. brick ridge and right end stacks. Attached
former outbuilding to left, now part of the house, is partly timber-framed with
brick infill and partly of brick. Corrugated asbestos roof. Originally 2-unit
plan. One storey and attic; 2-window range. C20 studded dour on left has
flanking lead-latticed small windows. 2 old 3-light windows with glazing bars
have painted rendered lintels with keyblocks. Mid/late C20 dormers have 3-light
casements. Small one-storey range on right has C20 casement in return side. Left
range is of one storey. Stable and 2 plant: doors. Late C20 three-light casement
on right. Left return side has timber-framed gable. Rear is irregular. Interior
has exposed framing. Open fireplace has rough bressumer. Stop-chamfered joists.
Room to left has flagged floor. Queen strut roof.
Listing NGR: SK2960306448
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Source: English Heritage
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