Description: Stainton Woodhouse
Stainton Woodhouse Cottage
Date Listed: 26 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 334829
OS Grid Reference: SK5620193692
OS Grid Coordinates: 456201, 393692
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4370, -1.1555
STAINTON LIMEKILN LANE
(north side, off)
9/55 Stainton Woodhouse and
Large farmhouse now subdivided and partly unoccupied. Garden front c1800,
C18 rear wing altered late C19. Coursed magnesian limestone rubble mostly
rendered, Westmorland and Welsh slate roofs. 2 storeys, 2:1:2-bay garden
front with entrance in left return; altered wing across rear with irregular
C18 wing to rear-right corner (Stainton Woodhouse Cottage). Garden front:
plinth; curved, 2-storey, 2-bay projections flank central doorway approached
by stone steps; all ground-floor openings have remains of tall unequally-hung
15-pane sashes. lst-floor has projecting sills to sashes with glazing bars.
Eaves band; conically-roofed bays; hipped main roof with stone end stacks and
ridge stack to right of centre. Wing across rear has lst-floor sash with
glazing bars in projection beyond right return; C20 fenestration to cottage
on right. Left return: main entrance has 3 half-round steps to double part-
glazed door under stained-glass fanlight in architrave and with archivolt
having keystone with patera beneath hoodmould; sash with glazing bars over.
Interior: garden-front range of house derelict at time of resurvey (1987) and
partitioned off from wing to rear. Some original features including
doorcases, basket-arched and round-arch recesses. Farmbuildings attached to
Stainton Woodhouse Cottage are not of special interest.
Listing NGR: SK5620193692
Source: English Heritage
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