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Summer House Farmhouse and Flat, Norton

Description: Summer House Farmhouse and Flat

Grade: II
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

Location: New Close Lane, Norton, Doncaster DN6 8NB

Locality: Norton
County: Doncaster
Country: England
Postcode: DN6 8NB

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Listing Text

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

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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