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Babington Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Dethick, Lea and Holloway, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 53.1183 / 53°7'5"N

Longitude: -1.5117 / 1°30'42"W

OS Eastings: 432776

OS Northings: 358011

OS Grid: SK327580

Mapcode National: GBR 6BH.GMB

Mapcode Global: WHCDP.RWBB

Entry Name: Babington Farmhouse

Listing Date: 13 February 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1049088

English Heritage Legacy ID: 78701

Location: Dethick, Lea and Holloway, Amber Valley, Derbyshire, DE4

County: Derbyshire

District: Amber Valley

Civil Parish: Dethick, Lea and Holloway

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Dethick St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text

13-2-67 Babington Farmhouse


Farmhouse mid C18, incorporating remains of an earlier structure. Coursed rubble
sandstone with plain gables, quoins to north-west end, intermediate and south-east
gable ashlar stacks with moulded caps, and a plain tiled roof. Two storeys, four
bays, generally with 2-light flush mullioned windows with glazing bar casements.
Three doors, the principal entrance to the centre, with substantial jambs and
lintels, beneath a semi-circular shallow hood. Four panelled door with upper panels
glazed. Doorway to north-west end with quoined surround and plain planked door.
Doorway at south-east end fashioned from earlier windows with plain plank door.
Enlarged ground floor window between doorways at south-east end, with renewed
surround and glazing bar casements. Plain single light opening to first floor at
south-east end, and adjacent similar opening blocked. Rear elevation has low
stone slated offshut with unglazed window with saddle bars and flush surround.
The principal elevation has evidence of localised rebuilding, and the south-east
gables has blocked door and window openings, and the stubs of former walls. It
may once have formed part of structures associated with the now demolished manor
of the Babington family which formerly stood near the site.

Listing NGR: SK3277658011

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