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Lower Stainborough Fold Farmhouse and the Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Stainborough, Barnsley

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Latitude: 53.5155 / 53°30'55"N

Longitude: -1.5321 / 1°31'55"W

OS Eastings: 431120

OS Northings: 402192

OS Grid: SE311021

Mapcode National: GBR KWRS.2J

Mapcode Global: WHCBR.FWMT

Entry Name: Lower Stainborough Fold Farmhouse and the Cottage

Listing Date: 23 March 1979

Last Amended: 4 December 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1315048

English Heritage Legacy ID: 333903

Location: Stainborough, Barnsley, S75

County: Barnsley

Civil Parish: Stainborough

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Silkstone All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

SE30SW (south side, off),
Hood Green

1/29 Lower Stainborough
Fold Farmhouse
and The Cottage
23.3.79 (formerly listed as
Lower Stainborough
Fold Farmhouse)
- II
Farmhouse now 2 dwellings. Late C18 for the Wentworth Castle estate, altered 1985.
Coursed, dressed sandstone, stone slate roof. Partly 2 storeys, 3 bays; 2-bay
wing to centre rear. Central bay breaks forward and has C20 single-storey front
addition with French window beneath gable; main gable has two C20 casements within
a basket-arched panel which breaks into an ashlar-coped open pediment. Single-storey
side bays each have a C20 casement beneath round-arch within a round-arched panel,
bay to right now cement-rendered. Truncated ashlar ridge stack to centre flanked
by smaller ridge stacks. Rear: wing has sashes and casements, end stack; narrower
end addition in brick.

Interior: farmhouse has 2 corniced ashlar fireplaces, one with elaborate architrave
(resited from position in left return end wall). Previous list description states
that John Platt, known to have worked for the Earl of Strafford, may have been
involved with this building.

Listing NGR: SE3112002192

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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