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The Birks Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Whitwell, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 53.2859 / 53°17'9"N

Longitude: -1.1801 / 1°10'48"W

OS Eastings: 454759

OS Northings: 376861

OS Grid: SK547768

Mapcode National: GBR NZ6F.9T

Mapcode Global: WHDF6.VN7T

Entry Name: The Birks Farmhouse

Listing Date: 26 August 1965

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1108937

English Heritage Legacy ID: 79334

Location: Hodthorpe and Belph, Bolsover, Derbyshire, S80

County: Derbyshire

District: Bolsover

Civil Parish: Hodthorpe and Belph

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Whitwell St Lawrence

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text

2/165 (North Side)
26.8.65 The Birks Farmhouse

Farmhouse. Mid C18. Coursed squared sandstone and sandstone ashlar. Welsh slate
roof with stone gable stacks. Two storeys and attics. Banded quoins, plain first
floor band, moulded cornice and blocking course. West elevation of 1-3-1 bays, the
centre three advanced and pedimented, with banded quoins. Central doorway with
moulded doorcase and bracketted pediment. Raised and fielded panelled door with
rectangular overlight. Flanked by glazing bar sashes in plain ashlar surrounds. The
outer bays have similar sashes. The first floor has a central glazing bar sash in
plain ashlar surround, flanked by blind windows with similar surrounds, and flanked in
turn by glazing bar sashes in plain ashlar surrounds. The interior has an C18 dogleg
staircase, closed string heavy turned balusters and moulded handrail. The cellar has
a moulded four-centred arched stone doorway and three blocked 2-light recessed and
chamfered mullioned windows. In first floor rooms are two stone bolection moulded
fireplaces and a cupboard with raised and fielded panelled door.

Listing NGR: SK5475976861

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