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Description: Cowhouse Approximately 40 Metres to South West of Abbey Farmhouse
Date Listed: 1 April 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 335916
OS Grid Reference: SK5428289980
OS Grid Coordinates: 454282, 389980
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4039, -1.1850
MALTBY BLYTH ROAD
(south-west side, off),
7/41 Cowhouse approximately
40 metres to
Cowhouse with hayloft and dovecote. c1800. Coursed rubble limestone,
pantile roof. 2 storeys, 2:1:2 bays. Central bay breaks forward and has
wide, rusticated round-arched entrance. Outermost bays have doors with
overlights in rock-faced surrounds; similar surrounds to slated casements of
bays 2 and 4. Rock-faced sill band links lst-floor openings having slatted
casements in rock-faced surrounds, some windows blocked. Central bay has
pediment with oculus in tympanum.
Interior: central arch leads to cowhouse doorways on left and right and to
stone steps to lst-floor haylofts. Pattern-book king-post trusses on heavy-
scantling tie beams. Partition walls flank the central bay and the attic
behind pediment forms a dovecote lined by wood and plaster nesting holes.
Listing NGR: SK5428189975
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Source: English Heritage
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