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Balk Farmhouse, Birdwell

Description: Balk Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 333977

OS Grid Reference: SE3443102176
OS Grid Coordinates: 434431, 402176
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5151, -1.4822

Location: A61, Barnsley S70 5XJ

Locality: Birdwell
County: Barnsley
Country: England
Postcode: S70 5XJ

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Listing Text

SE30SW (east side)

1/101 Balk Farmhouse
Farmhouse. c1800, later additions. Roughcast sandstone, stone slate roof.
2 storeys, 3 bays. Plinth; large, exposed quoins. Central C20 door with 3-pane
overlight in ashlar surround with swept shoulders and corbelled cornice.
Ground-floor sill band links C20 casements with glazing bars in original square-
faced surrounds. 3 similar windows to 1st floor. Hipped roof with rendered,
brick end stacks. Later addition set back on right not of special interest.
Rear: very tall stair window with glazing bars; flanking 5-light, square-faced,
mullioned windows have 3-light windows over.

Interior: cantilevered stone staircase now with C20 balustrade.

Listing NGR: SE3443102176

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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