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Gillowfold Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Biddulph, Staffordshire

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Latitude: 53.1243 / 53°7'27"N

Longitude: -2.1728 / 2°10'22"W

OS Eastings: 388532

OS Northings: 358582

OS Grid: SJ885585

Mapcode National: GBR 12Z.3GZ

Mapcode Global: WHBC7.LQJQ

Entry Name: Gillowfold Farmhouse

Listing Date: 13 April 1951

Last Amended: 20 November 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1190053

English Heritage Legacy ID: 275236

Location: Biddulph, Staffordshire Moorlands, Staffordshire, ST8

County: Staffordshire

District: Staffordshire Moorlands

Civil Parish: Biddulph

Built-Up Area: Biddulph

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Biddulph St Lawrence

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

SJ 85 NE
7/30 Gillowfold Farmhouse (formerly
- listed under Mow Lane)
- II

Farmhouse, now divided into 2 units. C15 core with wing of 1676 and
mid-C18 wing and additions. Coursed stone to C17 part, red brick to
C19 wing; blue machine tile roofs; end stacks. 'T'-plan derived from
hall and cross wing, extended to east. 2-storey, 4-window front in 2
parts: gabled stone wing to right with verge parapets and shaped
kneelers; labelled 2-light chamfer mullion attic window to apex and
built into apex of end stack. Similar 4-light window to first floor,
slightly offset to right and with labelled datestone over,inscribed
"WSE 1676". Further 4-light mullioned window to extreme right of
ground floor; set-back early C19 brick wing to left; dentilled eaves
with end stack to left; 3 sash-window front; raised painted keystones,
all but one now replaced. Central entrance; boarded door, surround
pulvinated frieze and pediment. Side elevation to C17 wing has 2 ranges
of 4-light labelled chamfer-mullioned windows and C20 central entrance;
further set-back C19 wing to right end. Interior: one large cruck
truss marks division of C17 parlour cross wing and former hall now replaced
by brick range; only a small portion of blade visible.

Listing NGR: SJ8853258582

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

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