Falconer Farmhouse

Date:
22 Jan 2003
Location:
Falconer Farmhouse, Falconer Lane, Aston Cum Aughton, Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Reference:
IOE01/07466/05
Type:
Photograph (Digital)
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Description

This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

ASTON-CUM-AUGHTON FALCONER LANE SK48NW (east end) 5/8 Falconer Farmhouse 18.8.86 II Farmhouse and cottage, derelict at time of resurvey. Early-mid C18. Red brick in Flemish bond, Welsh slate roof. 2 storeys with cellars and attic, 5 bays with short wings to rear left and rear right. Central door in chamfered, quoined ashlar surround. Casements with glazing bars and inset opening light beneath segmental brick arches with blue and red headers; bay-1 window blind, bay-2 window altered. Plat band beneath similar 1st-floor windows, bay-4 window blind. Shaped kneelers and gable copings on right; renewed brick end stacks. Rear: hipped-roof wings linked by later ground- floor infill, lateral stack with later shaft rises from main range.

Interior: substantial remains ot a dog-leg staircase with oak newels and splat balusters, Bay 5 of house forms separate cottage with compact winding stair in front-right corner; rear room has bread oven. Unusual farmhouse/cottage combination; interesting example of C18 brickwork rare in vernacular houses of the area.



Listing NGR: SK4419986227

Content

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

Rights

© Paul Eggleston. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Eggleston, Paul

Rights Holder: Eggleston, Paul

Keywords

Ashlar, Brick, Welsh Slate, Stuart Farmhouse, Georgian Domestic, Agricultural Dwelling, Dwelling, House, Agriculture And Subsistence, Farm Building, Agricultural Building, Monument <By Form>