Description: Summer House Farmhouse and Flat
Date Listed: 5 June 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 334960
OS Grid Reference: SE5176813103
OS Grid Coordinates: 451768, 413103
Latitude/Longitude: 53.6119, -1.2190
NORTON WOODFIELD ROAD
SE 51 SW (south side, off),
3/96 Summer House Farmhouse
5.6.68, and flat
(formerly listed as
Barnsdale Summer House)
Farmhouse now 2 dwellings. c1830, altered. Cement rendered, C20 cement-tile
roof. 2 and 3 storeys, 1 : 3 : 1 bays; taller, canted centre with lean-to
outer bays; rear addition of later date. In Gothick style. Ashlar plinth.
3 rectangular steps to part-glazed 6-panel door and fanlight with Gothick
glazing bars in hooded, arched ashlar surround; other bays have projecting
sills and ashlar surrounds to pointed sashes with intersecting-tracery
glazing bars. 1st floor: band; central bays have sill band linking ashlar
surrounds of trefoil-headed sashes; blind quatrefoils to bays 1 and 5.
2nd floor: centre has string course, 3 blind quatrefoils and band. Embattled
parapets mask the roofs, the centre with ridge stack and hip to rear.
Prominent landmark visible from the Great North Road (Al).
Listing NGR: SE5176813103
Source: English Heritage
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