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Flash House Farmhouse and Adjoining Cottage, Cawthorne

Description: Flash House Farmhouse and Adjoining Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 31 October 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 334175

OS Grid Reference: SE2680007270
OS Grid Coordinates: 426800, 407270
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5614, -1.5969

Locality: Cawthorne
County: Barnsley
Country: England
Postcode: S75 4AJ

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Listing Text

(North side)

3/49 Flash House Farmhouse
31.10.83 and adjoining cottage


Farmhouse and adjoining cottage. House dated 1729, restored 1986, cottage is
probably earlier but is much altered. Coursed squared stone with quoins,
cottage rendered. Stone slate roofs. Two storeys. House: 3-bay symmetrical
facade. Central doorway with plain surround and raised keystone inscribed
Cross-window, at intermediate level, above. Band between floors. 3-light
flat-faced mullion windows except ground-floor right which has been replaced
by two 4-pane sashes in plain surrounds. Gable-copings on moulded kneelers;
ornamental, ashlar end stacks. The cottage to right is slightly set back and
has a slender, lower bay to left with the doorway and a wider gabled bay to
right with 3-light windows to ground and 1st floors and a blocked 2-light
window in gable apex, all with square surrounds but recessed chamfered
mullions. Later and altered additions to left return and rear of house.
Interior: The cottage contains a fragment of timber framing, possibly re-
used, consisting of part of a truss (possibly complete), part of post and
sawn-off arcade plates.

Listing NGR: SE2680007270

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Source: English Heritage

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