Description: Lower Maythorn Farmhouse
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
SE10NE DUNFORD LOWER MAYTHORN LANE
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
Source: English Heritage
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