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Upper Norcroft Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Cawthorne, Barnsley

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Latitude: 53.5594 / 53°33'33"N

Longitude: -1.5685 / 1°34'6"W

OS Eastings: 428678

OS Northings: 407065

OS Grid: SE286070

Mapcode National: GBR KWH8.6S

Mapcode Global: WHCBJ.WS8M

Entry Name: Upper Norcroft Cottages

Listing Date: 23 November 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1151790

English Heritage Legacy ID: 334192

Location: Cawthorne, Barnsley, S75

County: Barnsley

Civil Parish: Cawthorne

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Cawthorne All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

(South side)

10/66 Nos 4 & 6 Upper
Norcroft Cottages


Two cottages. C17 or early C18, altered. Coursed squared stone with quoins.
Stone slate roof. Two storeys. Four bays. Both cottages have a quoined
entrance with a 2-light double-chamfered window to its right. In each case
there is a shared stepped hoodmould, that to left with a spiral stop at left
end. Other windows, including the four at first floor level are later
insertions. Chamfered gable copings on moulded kneelers to left. Two later
brick ridge stacks. Rear: 4 bays of 3-light double-chamfered windows.
Quoined entrance between bays 1 & 2 above which the ground floor dripmould
rises as a hood. Later door inserted betweeen bays 2 & 3. Square tablet
with octagonal blocked opening at high level to right.

Interior: In each case the lobby entrance is against a central stack and
both retain a firehood bressumer on posts, arched for the doorway. This is
elaborately moulded in the case of the right cottage, but plainer in the

P F Ryder, Report for South Yorkshire Archaeological Service. 7.11.79

Listing NGR: SE2867807065

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