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Hoyles Farmhouse, Bradfield

Description: Hoyles Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 August 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 335338

OS Grid Reference: SK2391090496
OS Grid Coordinates: 423910, 390496
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4107, -1.6418

Location: Blindside Lane, Bradfield, Sheffield S6 6LE

Locality: Bradfield
County: Sheffield
Country: England
Postcode: S6 6LE

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Listing Text

(west side)

8/14 Hoyles Farmhouse.


Wrongly shown on O.S. map as Upper Holes. Farmhouse. Dated 1620, 1636.
Coursed squared gritstone, stone slate roof. L-shaped former baffle-entry
plan with gabled crosswing to right projecting to rear. Later lean-to
to rear of left side of crosswing. 2 storeys, 2 windows to first floor.
Large quoins. Part-glazed door to left with stop-chamfered quoined reveals
flat-pointed lintel dated and inscribed 'RAB BUILD THIS HOUSE' together
with initials and other marks. To left of crosswing, an inserted door in
plain ashlar surround. Cavetto-moulded mullion windows throughout, original
vertical iron bars on all but opening lights. 5-light ground floor window
to main range with 4-light window above. 4-light window to wing with 3-light
window above. Moulded kneelers and gable copings. Corniced ashlar end stack
to left. External lateral stack to right of crosswing has renewed shaft.
Rear: crosswing gable apex has moulded plinth for 2 diagonal-set chimney
shafts (both removed). Right return: door to right in chamfered quoined
surround with arched lintel, 2-light and 3-light windows as front. Left
return: cavetto-moulded mullion windows truncated by later outshut.
Interior: position of former smokehood evidenced by spliced spine beam
in left ground floor room.

Listing NGR: SK2391090496

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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