Burrs Farmhouse And Attached Outbuilding

23 Sep 2002
Burrs Farmhouse And Attached Outbuilding, Burrs Lane, Gildingwells, Rotherham, South Yorkshire
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.


GILDINGWELLS BURRS LANE SK58NE (west side) 3/28 Burrs Farmhouse and attached outbuilding GV II

Farmhouse and attached outbuilding. Late C17 with probably C18 outbuilding, both altered. Thinly-coursed sandstone, pantile roofs. 2 storeys with attic, 3 windows to 1st floor; later hipped-roof addition to rear-left of house with C20 addition in angle; attached outbuilding to front-right corner of house.

Main range: chamfered plinth, ashlar quoins. Doorway to far right has 4-pane overlight and ashlar surround; C20 casement on its right has C17 lintel and dripstone. Two C20 casements on left in positions of original windows (indicated by remains of original jambs), between them a small fire window, C20 casements to 1st floor have projecting stone sills. Brick end stack on right has stone tabling, similar ridge stack above fire window. Left return: attic has intact 2-light chamfered mullioned window with dripstone. Attached outbuilding: 2 boarded doors in bonded surrounds on right of external stone steps; doorway to far left. has chamfered jambs and wooden lintel and casement to its right; 1st-floor casement in angle with main range; brick ridge stack with stone tabling.

Raising of eaves clearly indicated on right return.

Interior: right ground-floor room of farmhouse has bressumer beam with shaped wooden bracket and keyed archway on right. Front door opens into passage with a chamfered, quoined doorway in each side. Rooms on left have back-to-back ashlar fireplaces and stop-chamfered ceiling beams.

Listing NGR: SK5566685830


This is part of the Series: IOE01/0669 IOE Records taken by Paul Eggleston; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Paul Eggleston. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Eggleston, Paul

Rights Holder: Eggleston, Paul


Ashlar, Brick, Pantile, Sandstone, Stone, Timber, Stuart Farmhouse, Domestic, Agricultural Dwelling, Dwelling, House, Agriculture And Subsistence, Farm Building, Agricultural Building, Oubliette, Unassigned, Building