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Hill Top Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Silkstone Common, Barnsley

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Latitude: 53.5378 / 53°32'15"N

Longitude: -1.5577 / 1°33'27"W

OS Eastings: 429409

OS Northings: 404658

OS Grid: SE294046

Mapcode National: GBR KWKJ.KJ

Mapcode Global: WHCBR.1BHQ

Entry Name: Hill Top Cottages

Listing Date: 23 November 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1151739

English Heritage Legacy ID: 334281

Location: Silkstone, Barnsley, S75

County: Barnsley

Civil Parish: Silkstone

Built-Up Area: Silkstone Common

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Silkstone All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

(North side, off),
Silkstone Common

5/152 Nos 1, 2 & 3 Hill Top


Group of cottages. C17. Altered. Thinly coursed rubble with quoins,
rendered front. Stone slate roof part bitumen covered. Two storeys. The
main 3-cell range has a lower, later, short, gabled wing to rear left, and a
parallel range to rear right giving a U-plan. Near-central entrance in C20
glass porch. Entrance with cambered head at right end. Two, double-
chamfered windows survive at right end: one of 2 lights to ground floor and
one of 3-lights to first floor both with one mullion missing. Other windows
are of C18 or 19 type with square-cut surrounds, those to left end formerly
probably of 3-lights. Hollow-chamfered gable copings on moulded kneelers.
Low corniced ashlar stacks to left and to ridge. Taller corniced ashlar
stack with twin flues to right and a similar one to rear range. Left return
has 2-light double-chamfered windows, with mullions removed, and a later
entrance. Blocked ventilation slits in gable apex.

Interior altered.

Listing NGR: SE2940904658

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

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