SUMMERCLOSE FARMHOUSE AND ATTACHED BARN

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1136862

Date first listed: 09-Dec-1983

Statutory Address: SUMMERCLOSE FARMHOUSE AND ATTACHED BARN

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Location

Statutory Address: SUMMERCLOSE FARMHOUSE AND ATTACHED BARN

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

District: Cheshire East (Unitary Authority)

Parish: Rainow

National Park: PEAK DISTRICT

National Grid Reference: SJ 98059 77850

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Details

SJ 97 NE RAINOW C.P. SALTERSFORD

3/151 Summerclose Farmhouse and attached barn

II

Farmhouse and attached barn: dated 1755. Washed coursed squared buff sandstone rubble, Kerridge stone-slate roof, stone ridge and 2 stone chimneys. 2-storey, 3-bay front to house. Left end bay has 4-light chamfered stone-mullion windows. Right end bay has similar 3-light windows. Central bay has board door under rough stone lintel and date plaque reading JAB (for John Brocklehurst) 1755 above. To rear is a continuous outshut. Interior: Has a room to either side of central former passage with crude wooden spiral staircase in outshut. Chamfered ceiling beams with flat stops. In parlour fixed cupboards with re-used C17 panelling for doors and a 3-board door with iron-strap hinges.

To left is corn barn: mid C18 with roof raised and outshuts added early C20. Central cart entrance with wooden lintel and projecting rubble band above. Line of ventilation slots to the sides. Later rectangular openings. Interior: Roof trusses of tiebeam and collar, one with short diagonal struts.

A complete example of a building of C18 plan but using C17 style features as late as 1755. Compare with Lima Farmhouse and Lowerbrook farmhouse, Rainow (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SJ9805977850

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 58062

Legacy System: LBS

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