Description: Town Head House
Date Listed: 20 February 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 324376
OS Grid Reference: SD8220267460
OS Grid Coordinates: 382202, 467460
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1027, -2.2737
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STAINFORTH TOWN HEAD
SD 86 NW
2/34 Town Head House
House. Late C18/early C19. Formerly stucco; now coursed rubble, stone dressings,
slate roof. Gable end to street. South entrance front 2 storeys 3 bays. Stone
plinth, central entrance with surround of engaged Roman Doric columns, triglyph
and metope frieze and open pediments; round-headed fanlight in tympanum; 6 panel
door. 2 ground floor and 3 upper floor windows have plain surrounds of milled
stone and early C19 sashes. Projecting quoins. Thin wooden eaves cornice with
small modillions mask gutter. Gable-coping. Gable-end ridge stacks. In front
garden is stone sundial base dated 1828. About 1 metre hight octagonal shaft.
Metal dial and gnomon now gone.
Listing NGR: SD8220267460
Source: English Heritage
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