Description: Numbers 212 and 214 and Barn on East Side
Date Listed: 9 August 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 336562
OS Grid Reference: SE1497227507
OS Grid Coordinates: 414972, 427507
Latitude/Longitude: 53.7437, -1.7745
5111 HIGH FERNLEY ROAD
Nos 212 and 214 and barn on east side
SE 12 NW 11/595
SE 1527 65/595
Formerly High Fernley Farm. Early to mid C19 rebuilt as 2 cottages of former
farmhouse. The C17/C18 barn and mistal forming east wing. Sandstone "brick"
elevations with stone slate roofs. Windows in squared frames mostly with late C19
or modern glazing. Squared jamb doorways. The barn is built of roughly coursed
gritstone with western outshut probably for aisle. Stone slate roof with saddlestone
to south gable end, prominent kneelers and crowning finial. Two waggon portals, one
with segmental arch, but the other chamfered with massive, kneller corbels formerly
supporting midstorey hood. The mistal was originally the house and over the doorway
is inscribed R over W H above the date 1696. The initials refer to the Richardson
family of Bierley Hall.
Listing NGR: SE1497227507
Source: English Heritage
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