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Lower Townend Farmhouse, Cottage and Attached Barn

A Grade II Listed Building in Stocksbridge, Sheffield

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Latitude: 53.4726 / 53°28'21"N

Longitude: -1.5713 / 1°34'16"W

OS Eastings: 428554

OS Northings: 397408

OS Grid: SK285974

Mapcode National: GBR KXG8.MW

Mapcode Global: WHCBX.TZY5

Entry Name: Lower Townend Farmhouse, Cottage and Attached Barn

Listing Date: 18 September 1975

Last Amended: 8 August 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1132807

English Heritage Legacy ID: 335506

Location: Stocksbridge, Sheffield, S36

County: Sheffield

Civil Parish: Stocksbridge

Built-Up Area: Stocksbridge

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Deepcar St John the Evangelist

Church of England Diocese: Sheffield

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Listing Text

(north-west side)

4/183 Lower Townend
Farmhouse, Cottage
and attached barn
18.9.75 (formerly listed
as Townend Cottage
(lower) and
Townend Farmhouse)


Farmhouse, now 2 dwellings and barn. Lintel dated 1678/EF. Deeply
coursed, squared gritstone, stone slate roof. 2-room plan with
attached single-aisled barn to right under same roof. 2 storeys,
2 windows to 1st floor, barn 3 bays (internal). House: double-
chamfered mullion windows. C20 door to right, in chamfered, quoined
surround with Tudor-arched dated lintel. Another inserted door to
far left. Between doors a 3-light window to left and former 4-light
to right (lacking central mullion). Two 3-light windows to first
floor. Moulded kneelers and chamfered gable copings to left. Central
ashlar ridge stack with band and cornice. Barn: large boarded cart
entrance to left, door to far right. 2 casements to each floor.
Interior of barn: 2 braced arcade posts to aisle. Later addition to
rear right of house and lean-to adjoining end wall of barn not of
special interest.

Listing NGR: SK2855497408

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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