Boat Farmhouse / Boat Inn

15 Aug 2002
Boat Farmhouse, Sprotbrough, Doncaster, South Yorkshire, DN5 7NB
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Boat Inn, Sprotbrough, Doncaster, South Yorkshire, DN5 7NB
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.


7/150 Boat Inn (formerly listed as 6.7.81 Boat Farmhouse)


Farmhouse under conversion to public house. C17, altered mid C19, 1985 renovation. Rubble and ashlar limestone, stone slate eaves courses to pantile roof. Irregular L-shaped plan. Mostly 2 storeys. Five lst-floor windows with wing projecting on left, one-bay addition to right and rear outshut. Large quoins. Recessed central part has Tudor-arched door surround with square-sectioned hoodmould; transomed 2-light window on right has latticed casements with projecting sills and hoodmould. Two, 2-light windows above in same style. Gabled bay to right breaks forward and has transomed 3-light window to each floor.

Copley arms on gable plaque. Lower addition to right, set back, has porch in angle having Tudor-arched doorway with hoodmould, transomed 3-light window on right.

Wing to front left has projecting gable stack with offsets; ashlar-faced right return with square-headed doorway flanked by transomed 2-light windows, two 2-light windows to 1st floor. Shaped kneelers and roll-moulded gable copings. Brick shaft to stack on front-left gable, ridge stack to main range, end stacks to main range and addition on right.

Listing NGR: SE5365801402


This is part of the Series: IOE01/0420 IOE Records taken by David Clayton; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr David Clayton. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Clayton, David

Rights Holder: Clayton, David


Ashlar, Limestone, Pantile, Rubble, Tudor Farmhouse, Elizabethan Domestic, Stuart Agricultural Dwelling, Jacobean Dwelling, House, Agriculture And Subsistence, Farm Building, Agricultural Building, Public House, Commercial, Licensed Premises, Eating And Drinking Establishment, Recreational, Coat Of Arms, Commemorative, Commemorative Monument