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St Peters Farm Cottage St Peters Farmhouse, Rufforth with Knapton

Description: St Peters Farm Cottage St Peters Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 February 1979
English Heritage Building ID: 331646

OS Grid Reference: SE5613852013
OS Grid Coordinates: 456138, 452013
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9612, -1.1459

Location: St Peters Close, Rufforth, York YO26 6QG

Locality: Rufforth with Knapton
County: City of York
Country: England
Postcode: YO26 6QG

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Listing Text


(east side)
6/4 St Peter's Farmhouse and
St Peter's Farm Cottage
28.2.79 (formerly listed as St
Peter's Farmhouse)


House and adjoining cottage to left. House of mid C18 with C20 renovations
and cottage of early-mid C18 with major C20 renovations. Brick in English
bond and Welsh slate roof to house; rendered brick and pantile roof to
cottage. House: end-baffle-entry 2-cell plan. Cottage: direct-entry 2-cell
plan with ground floor now knocked through. 2 storeys, 2 first-floor
windows to each dwelling, with lower roofline to cottage. House: C20
panelled door to left and. two 3-light Yorkshire sashes with glazing bars to
right, all beneath elliptical arches. Cottage: C20 six-panel door with
2-light casement to left and 3-light casement to right. 2-course band
common to both dwellings. First floor: 2-light casements to each dwelling
those to house beneath elliptical arches. Dentilled eaves course to house.
Steeply-pitched roofs and end stacks to both dwellings. Interior: house has
original bressumer, fireplace and flanking deep cupboards with replacement
fire surround, and chamfered ceiling beams to both storeys. The cottage has
lost its moulded plaster cornice to main room. The house may represent the
rebuilding of the south end of an earlier 3-cell lobby-entry house of which
the north end survives as the cottage. North Yorkshire and Cleveland
Vernacular Buildings Study Group Report No 496.

Listing NGR: SE5613852013

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Source: English Heritage

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