CHARLES HEAD FARMHOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1138951

Date first listed: 09-Dec-1983

Statutory Address: CHARLES HEAD FARMHOUSE, CHARLES HEAD

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Location

Statutory Address: CHARLES HEAD FARMHOUSE, CHARLES HEAD

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: SJ9791478767

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History

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Details

SJ 97 NE RAINOW C.P. CHARLES HEAD

3/111 Charles Head Farmhouse.

GV II

Farmhouse: late C16/early C17 but C18 and major C20 alterations. Coursed buff sandstone blocks. Kerridge stone-slate roof, stone ridge and 2 stone chimneys. L-shaped plan. 2-storey, 3-bay north front. End bays have C20 small pane windows with rock faced lintels. Similar over C20 door. Rear has 3-light square-sectioned mullion with dovecote above, and 2-light rebated chamfered stone mullion visible in Charles Head House kitchen.

Interior: 3-room plan. Parlour has ovolo-moulded ceiling beam and fireplace with bead moulded heavy stone lintel. To rear of fireplace remains of oven some chamfered beams upstairs. Date'of 1591 reportedly found in repairing other fireplace.

Joined to and formerly interconnecting with Charles Head House (q.v.). A C20 single storey extension to the right is not included in the item.

Listing NGR: SJ9791478767

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 58024

Legacy System: LBS

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