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Cowhouse Approximately 40 Metres to South West of Abbey Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Maltby, Rotherham

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Latitude: 53.4039 / 53°24'13"N

Longitude: -1.185 / 1°11'5"W

OS Eastings: 454282

OS Northings: 389981

OS Grid: SK542899

Mapcode National: GBR NY52.7J

Mapcode Global: WHDDM.RPXW

Entry Name: Cowhouse Approximately 40 Metres to South West of Abbey Farmhouse

Listing Date: 1 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1192741

English Heritage Legacy ID: 335916

Location: Maltby, Rotherham, S66

County: Rotherham

Civil Parish: Maltby

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Maltby

Church of England Diocese: Sheffield

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Listing Text

(south-west side, off),
Roche Abbey
7/41 Cowhouse approximately
40 metres to
south-west of
Abbey Farmhouse
Cowhouse with hayloft and dovecote. c1800. Coursed rubble limestone,
pantile roof. 2 storeys, 2:1:2 bays. Central bay breaks forward and has
wide, rusticated round-arched entrance. Outermost bays have doors with
overlights in rock-faced surrounds; similar surrounds to slated casements of
bays 2 and 4. Rock-faced sill band links lst-floor openings having slatted
casements in rock-faced surrounds, some windows blocked. Central bay has
pediment with oculus in tympanum.
Interior: central arch leads to cowhouse doorways on left and right and to
stone steps to lst-floor haylofts. Pattern-book king-post trusses on heavy-
scantling tie beams. Partition walls flank the central bay and the attic
behind pediment forms a dovecote lined by wood and plaster nesting holes.

Listing NGR: SK5428189975

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

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