Description: Manor House
Date Listed: 26 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 334776
OS Grid Reference: SK5163994798
OS Grid Coordinates: 451639, 394798
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4474, -1.2239
BRAITHWELL GREAVES SIKE LANE
SK59SW (north side),
8/1 No 16 (Manor House)
Farmhouse. Dated 'E F D/l677 ; some alterations. Magnesian limestone
rubble, concrete pantile and Welsh slate roof. 2 storeys with partial cellar
and attics; 3 windows to 1st floor; wing to rear left. Large quoins.
Central C20 part-glazed door in moulded, quoined surround with deep lintel
decorated by line carving of plumes about a shield with date and initials;
dripstone. Flanking bays have chamfered 3-light mullioned windows with
concrete surrounds. 1st floor: original 2-light double-chamfered window with
dripstone flanked by 2-light windows with concrete surrounds and mullions.
Later attic windows over outer bays have projecting sills and wooden
casements. Ashlar gable copings; brick end stacks. Gabled wing set back on
left has C20 porch in angle beneath an original 2-light double-chamfered,
mullioned window with dripstone. Rear: basement to left originally lit by
two 3-light double-chamfered, mullioned windows under dripstones (a doorway
now inserted through the left-hand window); windows in same style and of 2, 1
and 2 lights to ground and 1st floors (that to ground-floor left altered).
Side windows of wing all altered.
Interior: chamfered, segmentally-arched ashlar fireplace backing onto left
gable; another small ashlar fireplace to lst-floor right. Old stud
partitioning around the staircase. Altered roof with renewed principal
rafters on older tie beans.
Listing NGR: SK5163994798
Source: English Heritage
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