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The Old Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Chapel-en-le-Frith, Derbyshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.3133 / 53°18'47"N

Longitude: -1.958 / 1°57'28"W

OS Eastings: 402897

OS Northings: 379594

OS Grid: SK028795

Mapcode National: GBR GZR4.X0

Mapcode Global: WHBBC.WZTC

Entry Name: The Old Farmhouse

Listing Date: 12 April 1984

Last Amended: 19 February 2010

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1334787

English Heritage Legacy ID: 82034

Location: Chapel-en-le-Frith, High Peak, Derbyshire, SK23

County: Derbyshire

District: High Peak

Civil Parish: Chapel-en-le-Frith

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Chapel-en-le-Frith St Thomas a Becket

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text

CHAPEL EN LE FRITH

178/5/55 TUNSTEAD MILTON
12-APR-84 THE OLD FARMHOUSE

(Formerly listed as:
MEVERIL LANE
TUNSTEAD FARMHOUSE)
(Formerly listed as:
MEVERIL FARM
TUNSTEAD FARMHOUSE)

II
Farmhouse. Late C18, remodelled in the mid-C19, with C20 alterations and a slate replacement roof covering.

MATERIALS Coursed squared gritstone with painted stone dressings,chamfered quoins, a slate roof covering and stone gable end stacks.

PLAN: L-shaped plan with principal elevation to the south-east.

EXTERIOR: The south-east elevation is of two stories and three bays and is doubled fronted. It has a central semi-circular headed doorcase with a moulded architrave, a fluted bracket-like keystone and moulded imposts. The door has raised and fielded panels, and the fanlight above has radiating tracery. To either side of the doorway are painted stone window surrounds, formerly with glazing bar sashes, and now with C20 replacement frames with top-hung lights.The upper floor has three window openings and with frames of matching design. The rear elevation has a single flush-mullioned window of C18 date.

REASON FOR DESIGNATION

The Old Farmhouse at Tunstead Milton is listed at Grade II for the following principal reason:

* The house is a substantially complete example of a stone-built farmhouse forming part of small Pennine agricultural hamlet in upland Derbyshire, which was given a more fashionable frontage in the mid-C19.


Listing NGR: SK0289779592

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

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