Description: Burrs Farmhouse and Attached Outbuilding
Date Listed: 15 October 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 335775
OS Grid Reference: SK5566685830
OS Grid Coordinates: 455666, 385830
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3664, -1.1649
GILDINGWELLS BURRS LANE
3/28 Burrs Farmhouse and
Farmhouse and attached outbuilding. Late C17 with probably C18 outbuilding,
both altered. Thinly-coursed sandstone, pantile roofs. 2 storeys with attic,
3 windows to 1st floor; later hipped-roof addition to rear-left of house with
C20 addition in angle; attached outbuilding to front-right corner of house.
Main range: chamfered plinth, ashlar quoins. Doorway to far right has 4-pane
overlight and ashlar surround; C20 casement on its right has C17 lintel and
dripstone. Two C20 casements on left in positions of original windows (indicated
by remains of original jambs), between them a small fire window, C20 casements
to 1st floor have projecting stone sills. Brick end stack on right has stone
tabling, similar ridge stack above fire window. Left return: attic has intact
2-light chamfered mullioned window with dripstone. Attached outbuilding: 2
boarded doors in bonded surrounds on right of external stone steps; doorway
to far left. has chamfered jambs and wooden lintel and casement to its right;
1st-floor casement in angle with main range; brick ridge stack with stone tabling.
Raising of eaves clearly indicated on right return.
Interior: right ground-floor room of farmhouse has bressumer beam with shaped
wooden bracket and keyed archway on right. Front door opens into passage with
a chamfered, quoined doorway in each side. Rooms on left have back-to-back
ashlar fireplaces and stop-chamfered ceiling beams.
Listing NGR: SK5566685830
Source: English Heritage
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