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LOW FARMHOUSE 2 FARM COTTAGES AND ADJOINING OUTBUILDINGS

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: LOW FARMHOUSE 2 FARM COTTAGES AND ADJOINING OUTBUILDINGS

List entry Number: 1137568

Location

LOW FARMHOUSE 2 FARM COTTAGES AND ADJOINING OUTBUILDINGS, 2, THORNTON ROAD

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

County:

District: Middlesbrough

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Stainton and Thornton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 23-Jun-1966

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 59851

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Details

STAINTON AND THORNTON ROAD, NZ 41 SE (4713) THORNTON east side.

5/129 No 2 (Low Farmhouse) 2 farm cottages 23.6.66 and adjoining outbuildings - II Wrongly shown on O.S. map as Kell Gate. Farmhouse, mid/late C17, altered c.1800. Early/mid C18 farm cottages, byre and stable adjoining left and right, with mid-C19 extensions. Farmhouse and cottages now one house. Brick, in English garden wall bond, with sandstone dressings. Rear and left return of farmhouse rendered. Welsh slate roof with stone gable copings, shaped kneelers and rebuilt brick end stacks with stone dogtooth-moulded caps. Clay pantiles on cottages and outbuildings. 2 storeys, 3 bays defined by narrow pilaster strips rising from hollow-chamfered plinth. Central Victorian 6-panel door and overlight. All openings enlarged and surrounds added c.1800; architraves under bolection-moulded frieze and pediments, semicircular in middle bay, segmental in first-floor end bays, and with scrolls on first floor. Traces of original hoodmoulds flank window heads. Early C20 casements. Steeply-pitched roof has 3 small skylights. Lower left 2-storey 1-window cottage, entered from rear. Horizontal sash window with glazing bars, on ground floor; fixed-light first floor window. Lower 1-storey left byre has chevron-pattern breathers left of blocked door. Lower left extension. Right 1-storey, 2 window cottage, has horizontal sash windows with glazing bars, in altered openings. Slightly lower right stable and cart shed. Rear of farmhouse shows central staircase wing and horizontal sash windows with glazing bars. INTERIOR: early C19 dogleg staircase with stick balusters, turned newels, moulded handrail and shaped tread ends. Moulded handrail on wall. Panelled doors in wood architraves, on ground floor. Farm outbuildings east of farmhouse are not of special interest. Architraves and pediments possibly re-used from C17 Thornton Hall, demolished c.1800.

Listing NGR: NZ4788513737

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National Grid Reference: NZ 47885 13737

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