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Upper Townend Farm House, Stocksbridge

Description: Upper Townend Farm House

Grade: II
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

Location: Townend Lane, Stocksbridge, Sheffield S36 2TL

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

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Listing Text

(north-west side)

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

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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