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Lower Townend Farmhouse, Cottage and Attached Barn, Stocksbridge

Description: Lower Townend Farmhouse, Cottage and Attached Barn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 September 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 335506

OS Grid Reference: SK2855497408
OS Grid Coordinates: 428554, 397408
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4726, -1.5713

Location: 28 Saint Mary Crescent, Stocksbridge S36 2TS

Locality: Stocksbridge
County: Sheffield
Country: England
Postcode: S36 2TS

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Listing Text

(north-west side)

4/183 Lower Townend
Farmhouse, Cottage
and attached barn
18.9.75 (formerly listed
as Townend Cottage
(lower) and
Townend Farmhouse)


Farmhouse, now 2 dwellings and barn. Lintel dated 1678/EF. Deeply
coursed, squared gritstone, stone slate roof. 2-room plan with
attached single-aisled barn to right under same roof. 2 storeys,
2 windows to 1st floor, barn 3 bays (internal). House: double-
chamfered mullion windows. C20 door to right, in chamfered, quoined
surround with Tudor-arched dated lintel. Another inserted door to
far left. Between doors a 3-light window to left and former 4-light
to right (lacking central mullion). Two 3-light windows to first
floor. Moulded kneelers and chamfered gable copings to left. Central
ashlar ridge stack with band and cornice. Barn: large boarded cart
entrance to left, door to far right. 2 casements to each floor.
Interior of barn: 2 braced arcade posts to aisle. Later addition to
rear right of house and lean-to adjoining end wall of barn not of
special interest.

Listing NGR: SK2855497408

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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