Description: Upper Townend Farm House
Date Listed: 18 September 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 335507
OS Grid Reference: SK2854497376
OS Grid Coordinates: 428544, 397376
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4724, -1.5714
SK29NE STOCKSBRIDGE TOWNEND LANE
4/184 Upper Townend Farm house
(formerly listed as
Townend Cottage (upper)
Farmhouse. Plaque dated IMA/1745,with later addition. Rough ashlar
gritstone, stone slate roof, Welsh slate to rear. 2-room central-staircase
plan with added bay to right and outshut to rear. 2 storeys, 3 windows to
first floor. Original part of house : projecting quoins. C20 door to
right of centre in bonded ashlar surround cut to form simple architrave.
Flanking square-faced surrounds to C20 casements. First; floor band beneath
2 similar windows. Architrave to dated plaque above door. Coved eaves
course returns to left. Moulded kneelers, square-cut gable copings. Ashlar
end stacks with band and cornice, similar ridge stack to right. Added bay
to right : flush quoins. Door in bonded surround to left, casement to right.
Blocked quoined surround to first floor doorway, now window. Attached
buildings to right not of special interest.
Listing NGR: SK2854497376
Source: English Heritage
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