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Hill Top Cottages, Silkstone

Description: Hill Top Cottages

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 334281

OS Grid Reference: SE2940904658
OS Grid Coordinates: 429409, 404658
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5378, -1.5577

Locality: Silkstone
County: Barnsley
Country: England
Postcode: S75 4PW

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Listing Text

(North side, off),
Silkstone Common

5/152 Nos 1, 2 & 3 Hill Top


Group of cottages. C17. Altered. Thinly coursed rubble with quoins,
rendered front. Stone slate roof part bitumen covered. Two storeys. The
main 3-cell range has a lower, later, short, gabled wing to rear left, and a
parallel range to rear right giving a U-plan. Near-central entrance in C20
glass porch. Entrance with cambered head at right end. Two, double-
chamfered windows survive at right end: one of 2 lights to ground floor and
one of 3-lights to first floor both with one mullion missing. Other windows
are of C18 or 19 type with square-cut surrounds, those to left end formerly
probably of 3-lights. Hollow-chamfered gable copings on moulded kneelers.
Low corniced ashlar stacks to left and to ridge. Taller corniced ashlar
stack with twin flues to right and a similar one to rear range. Left return
has 2-light double-chamfered windows, with mullions removed, and a later
entrance. Blocked ventilation slits in gable apex.

Interior altered.

Listing NGR: SE2940904658

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Source: English Heritage

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