Description: Wood Head Hall Farmhouse
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
SE30SE WOMBWELL WOOD WALK
(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
Source: English Heritage
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