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Povey Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Eckington, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 53.324 / 53°19'26"N

Longitude: -1.4235 / 1°25'24"W

OS Eastings: 438495

OS Northings: 380941

OS Grid: SK384809

Mapcode National: GBR LZH0.L4

Mapcode Global: WHDDX.3QD3

Entry Name: Povey Farmhouse

Listing Date: 31 January 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1109647

English Heritage Legacy ID: 79565

Location: Eckington, North East Derbyshire, Derbyshire, S8

County: Derbyshire

District: North East Derbyshire

Civil Parish: Eckington

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 38 SE
Povey Farmhouse
Farmhouse. Early C17 with C20 alterations. Coursed coal
measures sandstone with a shallow plain plinth, quoins, coped
gables, stone ridge stacks and a plain tiled roof. Irregular
plan, comprising a T-shaped range to west end, an intermediate
linking range, and a gabled range to east end. South elevation.
Two storeys, eight bays, with advanced three storeyed porch to
west end, and advanced gable to east end. Windows formerly
chamfer mullioned throughout, now with mullions mostly replaced
by C20 joinery. West end bay with C20 windows, gabled porch
with quoined door surround, massive lintel and wide planked door
with cover strips. Stacked 2-light windows beneath dripmoulds,
the window to the second floor being shallow. Intermediate
range with wide 2-light flush mullioned windows, one now
blocked. At east end, C17 doorway with chamfered surround and
lintel, and above, a 2-light chamfer mullioned window. C17
blocked single light opening to side wall of advanced range at
west end. West gable with stacked 3-light chamfer mullioned
windows and plain dripmoulds. Interior has massive stone arched
hearth to the ground floor, and a splat baluster stair to the
rear stair tower.

Listing NGR: SK3849580941

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