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Description: The Cottages Ivy House
Date Listed: 30 October 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 333214
OS Grid Reference: NZ5379206029
OS Grid Coordinates: 453792, 506029
Latitude/Longitude: 54.4468, -1.1720
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KIRKBY KIRKBY LANE
NZ 50 NW
4/155 The Cottages:
House, formerly two dwellings, now part of an irregular row. Once
a farmhouse, possibly a longhouse, but now a private residence. 2
builds. Probably a mid C18 rebuilding, at least in part. Coursed
herringbone-tooled sandstone, the left stones larger. Pantiled
roof with stone ridge, copings and stacks. Hearth-passage plan
with barn at right, and left extension.
2 storeys, 6 bays in all. Boarded door under extended keyed lintel
in through-passage position. 2 inserted 6-panel doors in third and
fourth bays, the second dating from an earlier division into 2
units. House part on right has three 4-pane sashes (one an early
window, lost intermediate bars) and a Yorkshire sash. Barn part
has a stable-type window above the passage door and at right an
external stone stair to loft door. Left part has two 16-pane
sashes in wood boxes, with stone cills, on each floor. 2 stepped
and cornice-banded ridge stacks.
Listing NGR: NZ5379206029
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Source: English Heritage
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