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Wood Head Hall Farmhouse, Hoyland

Description: Wood Head Hall Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 April 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 333681

OS Grid Reference: SE3720602031
OS Grid Coordinates: 437206, 402031
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5137, -1.4404

Location: A6195, Barnsley S74 9SX

Locality: Hoyland
County: Barnsley
Country: England
Postcode: S74 9SX

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Listing Text

(north side, off)

5/53 Wood Head Hall


Farmhouse. Late C18. Finely-jointed sandstone ashlar, stone slate
roof, renewed brick stacks. 2 storeys and attic, 5 bays, symmetrical
facade. Plinth, projecting quoins. Original panelled door in
architrave with plinth blocks, plain frieze and consoles to pediment.
Doorway set within a round-headed shallow recess. Flanking sashes
with glazing bars in plain projecting surrounds. lst-floor sill band
links 5 similar sashes, central window emphasised by moulded architrave,
pulvinated frieze and cornice. Moulded eaves cornice breaks forward
at each end and returns. Moulded kneelers and cyma-moulded gable
copings. End stacks. Rear: central stair-window with blind opening
above. Eaves cornice.
Interior: contemporary fireplaces, panelled doors and shutters. A
particularly well preserved house of the period.

Listing NGR: SE3720602031

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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