This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
SD 52NE WALTON-LE-DALE BRINDLE ROAD
5/110 Higher Seed Lee Farmhouse
Farmhouse, probably mid-C17. Stone, slate roof with one ridge chimney stack. Three-bay baffle-entry plan. Two storeys; plinth, band to 3 sides; modern glazed porch at junction of 1st and 2nd bays, a single- light- window above it; otherwise 1:2 stone mullion windows on each floor, all of 3 lights except at ground floor of 3rd bay which has 5 lights.
Left end wall has one similar 3-light window at ground floor; rear wall has 4 others at 1st floor, and one at ground floor of 3rd bay, those to 1st and 2nd bays somewhat altered. Former shippon attached at right end of house has stone slate roof of lower pitch. Interior: quarter- round moulded and stopped beams at ground floor of all 3 bays, inglenook wits similarly moulded bressummer in 2nd bay; stop chamfered beams at 1st floor; timber-framed internal partitions, dogleg staircase (from ground floor to attic) of C17 type, with turned balusters, panelled newels, and moulded string.
Listing NGR: SD5839425130
© Mr K. Foster. Source: Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
People & Organisations
Photographer: Foster, K.
Rights Holder: Foster, K.
Slate, Stone, Stuart Farmhouse, Domestic, Agricultural Dwelling, Dwelling, House, Agriculture And Subsistence, Farm Building, Agricultural Building, Cow House, Animal Shed
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