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Knowles Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Holmesfield, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 53.2806 / 53°16'49"N

Longitude: -1.5477 / 1°32'51"W

OS Eastings: 430255

OS Northings: 376048

OS Grid: SK302760

Mapcode National: GBR KZMH.QQ

Mapcode Global: WHCCX.6S8X

Entry Name: Knowles Farmhouse

Listing Date: 7 July 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1335103

English Heritage Legacy ID: 79639

Location: Holmesfield, North East Derbyshire, Derbyshire, S18

County: Derbyshire

District: North East Derbyshire

Civil Parish: Holmesfield

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Dronfield St John Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text

SK 37 NW
Knowles Farmhouse
Farmhouse. Early C17, 1696, with C19 and C20 alterations and
additions. Coursed rubble gritstone with ashlar dressings,
quoins, plain gables, gable and ridge stacks, stone slated and
tiled roof coverings. L-plan house. South-east elevation, two
storeys, five bays, the two bays to the south-west slightly
taller, with 2 and former 4-light late C17 mullioned windows,
the 2-light opening with dripmould integral with the window
head, the former 4-light opening now retaining a single mullion.
To the south-west a first floor C19 opening. Lower three bays
with central doorway with stone jambs and lintel now blocked
with a circular window, beneath stepped hoodmould which
continues to the south-west to cover a 4-light mullioned window
which incorporates a shallow C17 single light. Above, a 2-light
chamfer mullion, a single light opening above the door, and to
the north-east a 3-light recessed chamfer mullioned window,
above a 2-light C20 chamfer mullioned window. Single storey C20
gabled porch to north-east end. Rear elevations much altered,
but with former doorway near to the angle of the two ranges with
plain hoodmould, stone jambs and deep lintel with inscription

Listing NGR: SK3025576048

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

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