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Peacock Lodge Farmhouse, Wentworth

Description: Peacock Lodge Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 August 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 335612

OS Grid Reference: SK4004996845
OS Grid Coordinates: 440049, 396845
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4668, -1.3982

Locality: Wentworth
County: Rotherham
Country: England
Postcode: S62 7UN

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Listing Text


5/105 Peacock Lodge


Farmhouse. Mid C18 with additions and alterations. Cement-rendered;
ashlar sandstone dressings and stacks; stone slate roof. 2 storeys
with attic. Three 1st-floor windows with wing to rear right; small
extension in angle. Projecting quoins. Panelled door in architrave
now set within C19 ashlar porch. Flanking windows have projecting sills
and C20 casements in square-cut surrounds with small keystones. 1st-floor
windows as ground floor. To right of centre a rectangular, ashlar,
sundial on stone brackets: iron gnomon, Latin inscription and maker's
name 'J. Metcalfe A.D. 1764'. Eaves cornice with inserted gutter brackets.
3 inset roof-lights. Shaped kneelers, gable copings. Shouldered and
corniced end stacks. Rear: right return of wing has earlier C18 door
surround to left and 3-light cavetto-moulded mullioned window to 1st
floor with fire insurance plaque to the left.

Interior: not fully inspected. Adam-style fireplace in ground-floor
room to right.

Listing NGR: SK4004996845

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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