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Lower Maythorn Farmhouse, Dunford

Description: Lower Maythorn Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 July 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 333794

OS Grid Reference: SE1870905598
OS Grid Coordinates: 418709, 405598
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5467, -1.7191

Location: Lower Maythorn Lane, Dunford, Barnsley HD7 1TW

Locality: Dunford
County: Barnsley
Country: England
Postcode: HD7 1TW

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Listing Text

(south side),
1/14 Lower Maythorn
Farmhouse. Late C17 with early C19 and C20 alterations. Deeply-coursed,
dressed stone to early part, the rest squared, coursed rubble. Stone slate
roof. L-shape plan. Two storeys. C17 gabled, projecting, single-bay wing
to right. This has a 4-light (now 2-light) double-chamfered window to each
floor each with hood-mould with square decorative stops. Small single-light
with hood-mould in gable apex. Moulded gable copings on moulded kneelers.
Ornamental finial at apex. In the left return of the projecting bay is a
2-light double-chamfered window to each floor. The rest of the front has C19
and C20 features of no special interest apart from the remains of a possible
former doorway and 1st-floor hood-mould stops at the right end. Ashlar stack
with moulded cornice and cap to right wing. The rear elevation has 4 early-C19
single lights to each floor. Right return has 2 small double-chamfered openings,
one with hood-mould.
Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SE1870905598

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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