BESSACARR GRANGE FARMHOUSE, FLANKING WALLS AND END PAVILIONS

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1132892

Date first listed: 01-Oct-1978

Date of most recent amendment: 05-Sep-1988

Statutory Address: BESSACARR GRANGE FARMHOUSE, FLANKING WALLS AND END PAVILIONS, WARNING TONGUE LANE

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: BESSACARR GRANGE FARMHOUSE, FLANKING WALLS AND END PAVILIONS, WARNING TONGUE LANE

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

District: Doncaster (Metropolitan Authority)

National Grid Reference: SE 62632 00678

Summary

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

TOWN OF DONCASTER WARNING TONGUE LANE SE 60 SW (west side) 4 /110 Bessacarr Grange Farmhouse, attached flanking walls and I.10.78 end pavilions (formerly listed as two items)

GV II

Farmhouse, flanking walls and end pavilions. Early C19 with later alterations. Red brick with gauged brick dressings and pantile roofs. Two storeys plus attic and basement, 3 bays with symmetrical elevation. Main front and rear gabled. Main front has sunken basement windows below cambered heads to outer bays. Ground floor has central doorcase, door now missing, flanked by empty window openings. First- floor band and 3 empty window openings above. All openings with flat gauged brick arches and windows with projecting stone sills. Band at eaves level and lunette window in the gable with stone sill. Stepped eaves. Roof covering missing. Similar elevation to rear. Slightly recessed, ten feet high flanking walls are blind. Gabled, single bay, end pavilions each have a blind recess below flat brick arch and blocked circular window to the gable. Left pavilion with stone coped open pediment, right pavilion with damaged gable. Remains of later buildings attached to rear of walls and pavilions of no special interest. Interior features of house, now missing. Building empty and derelict at time of resurvey. Bessacarr Grange was designed as a model farm and resembles the farm patterns published in T Lightoler's book 'The Gentleman and Farmer's Architect', 1762.'

Listing NGR: SE6263200678

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 335109

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Lightoler, T, The Gentleman and Farmer's Architect, (1762)

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