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Tanyard Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Holmesfield, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 53.2835 / 53°17'0"N

Longitude: -1.526 / 1°31'33"W

OS Eastings: 431698

OS Northings: 376382

OS Grid: SK316763

Mapcode National: GBR KZSG.FP

Mapcode Global: WHCCX.JQKP

Entry Name: Tanyard Farmhouse

Listing Date: 31 January 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1109630

English Heritage Legacy ID: 79624

Location: Holmesfield, North East Derbyshire, Derbyshire, S18

County: Derbyshire

District: North East Derbyshire

Civil Parish: Holmesfield

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Dronfield St John Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text

SK 37 NW
5/142 (South Side)
Tanyard Farmhouse
31.1.67 II
Farmhouse. Late C16 or early C17, with C18 and C20 alterations
and additions. Coursed coal measures sandstone with ashlar
dressings, quoins, plain gables and stone gable stacks. Stone
slated roof. Single storey and attics, three bays, with
advanced gable range to centre of main elevation and a C19
extension to east end. South elevation with off-centre doorway
having a massive lintel and quoined surround. 3-light late C17
chamfer mullioned window with flush surround to west end, and a
2-light flush mullioned window above, which projects as a gabled
dormer into the attic. Casements and fixed lights all with
leaded cames. Gabled projection obscures west jamb of doorway,
and has a single light C17 opening to first floor. End bay with
C20 2-light casements beneath plain lintels. Rear elevation
with 3 and 2-light casements beneath plain lintels. Rear
elevation with 3 and 2-light recessed chamfer mullion windows,
the latter totally within a gabled dormer. Two single light
stair windows at angle of main range and C19 extension, the
upper light blocked. C20 casement windows of 2-lights to
extension, and C19 doorway with four-panelled boarded door.
Interior. Main range with two ground floor rooms separated by
C17 panelled partition on C20 stone plinth. Two hearths, that
to the hall bay within recess of hearth beam, supported by a
heck post at the north end, and with an empty mortice at the
south end. Hall hearth with corbelled jambs carrying deep
lintel. Parlour hearth with chamfered surround with plain
stops. Heavy spine beams and joists to both rooms, with
chamfers and stops. Stone winder stair to attic floor, passes
up beside the hall hearth. Partition to first floor is a closed
upper cruck truss, formerly with wind braces. C17 plaster motif
to first floor bedroom partition. The building was refurbished
in 1985-6.

Listing NGR: SK3169876382

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