Description: Pond Farmhouse
Date Listed: 9 April 1972
English Heritage Building ID: 335421
OS Grid Reference: SK3063388623
OS Grid Coordinates: 430633, 388623
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3936, -1.5408
SK38NW BRADFIELD STANNINGTON ROAD
14/98 No. 645
House. Late medieval core later encased in stone, extensively renovated
c 1977. Cruck framing, irregular gritstone rubble, C20 cement-tiled roof.
3-bays with continuous range of outshuts under a catslide roof. Bay
divisions marked on front elevation by a ragged masonry joint to left and
an exposed cruck blade foot to right. 2 storeys, 3 windows to first floor.
C20 doors and wood casements, shallow stone lintels. Boarded door to left
end with 2-light window to its right. Another boarded door to right flanked
by 3-light windows. Central 3-light casement to first floor with a 2-light
window to each side. Rebuilt ridge stack. Interior : contains substantial
remains of a medieval cruck-framed open-hall house. 3 cruck pairs with the
left cruck frame displaying the top of an octagonal post set between 2 tie
beams to provide a decorative open truss. This truss is now embedded in the
gable wall the original building having been truncated. To the right of
this truss the rear side wall retains an ogee-headed wooden lintel which
marks the position of a former cross passage. An extensive archaeological
examination of this house is included in P.F. Ryder, Timber Framed Buildings
in South Yorkshire, undated, pp. 70-77.
Listing NGR: SK3063388623
Source: English Heritage
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