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Balk Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Birdwell, Barnsley

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Latitude: 53.5151 / 53°30'54"N

Longitude: -1.4822 / 1°28'55"W

OS Eastings: 434431

OS Northings: 402176

OS Grid: SE344021

Mapcode National: GBR LW2S.XN

Mapcode Global: WHDCX.6XF3

Entry Name: Balk Farmhouse

Listing Date: 4 December 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1151049

English Heritage Legacy ID: 333977

Location: Barnsley, S70

County: Barnsley

Electoral Ward/Division: Rockingham

Built-Up Area: Birdwell

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Worsbrough St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Sheffield

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Listing Text

SE30SW (east side)

1/101 Balk Farmhouse
Farmhouse. c1800, later additions. Roughcast sandstone, stone slate roof.
2 storeys, 3 bays. Plinth; large, exposed quoins. Central C20 door with 3-pane
overlight in ashlar surround with swept shoulders and corbelled cornice.
Ground-floor sill band links C20 casements with glazing bars in original square-
faced surrounds. 3 similar windows to 1st floor. Hipped roof with rendered,
brick end stacks. Later addition set back on right not of special interest.
Rear: very tall stair window with glazing bars; flanking 5-light, square-faced,
mullioned windows have 3-light windows over.

Interior: cantilevered stone staircase now with C20 balustrade.

Listing NGR: SE3443102176

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

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