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Doncasterhill Farmhouse and the Attached Farm Buildings

A Grade II Listed Building in Higher Hurdsfield, Cheshire East

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Latitude: 53.2724 / 53°16'20"N

Longitude: -2.102 / 2°6'7"W

OS Eastings: 393294

OS Northings: 375045

OS Grid: SJ932750

Mapcode National: GBR FZRL.QN

Mapcode Global: WHBBP.P07N

Entry Name: Doncasterhill Farmhouse and the Attached Farm Buildings

Listing Date: 9 December 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1136479

English Heritage Legacy ID: 57976

Location: Higher Hurdsfield, Cheshire East, SK10

County: Cheshire East

Civil Parish: Higher Hurdsfield

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Hurdsfield Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

(North side)

2/61 Doncasterhill Farmhouse
and the attached farm


Farmhouse and attached farmbuildings: c.1700, farmbuildings extended
C18, end wall and addition to house mid C19. Coursed squared buff and
pink sandstone rubble. Kerridge stone-slate roof, stone ridge and 2
stone chimneys. Farmhouse has 2-storey, 4-bay front. 1st and 3rd bays
have 2-light wooden casements under stone lintels, the upper ones in
barge-boarded half dormers with heavy roof timbers. Door between
under plain stone lintel. Rubble band at 1st floor level. Right end
bay has a single light.
Interior: Chamfered ceiling beams. Timber framed partition wall
(hidden) and a dogleg flight of stone steps.
Attached farmbuildings form the north range of a courtyard, and have 2
successive additions, making a long corn and hay barn. Openings under
plain stone lintels and a line of ventilation slots above.
Interior: Earliest element has a roof truss of tiebeam, 2 diagonal
struts and a collar, and through purlins and a ridge.

Listing NGR: SJ9329475045

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

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