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Low Risby Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Roxby cum Risby, North Lincolnshire

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Latitude: 53.6221 / 53°37'19"N

Longitude: -0.5948 / 0°35'41"W

OS Eastings: 493041

OS Northings: 414868

OS Grid: SE930148

Mapcode National: GBR SV9K.19

Mapcode Global: WHGG6.T7Y2

Plus Code: 9C5XJCC4+R3

Entry Name: Low Risby Farmhouse

Listing Date: 17 October 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1259995

English Heritage Legacy ID: 440988

Location: Roxby cum Risby, North Lincolnshire, DN15

County: North Lincolnshire

Civil Parish: Roxby cum Risby

Traditional County: Lincolnshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire

Church of England Parish: Roxby St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Lincoln

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Listing Text

(north side)

7/12 Low Risby Farmhouse


Farmhouse. C18 or earlier origins with 1813 south front by William Fowler
of Winterton for Robert Holgate. Later C19 and C20 alterations, including
rear entrance porch. Front in squared limestone rubble with brick
dressings. Pantile roof. T-shaped on plan: central entrance hall front
with rear wing incorporating former cottage. 2 storeys, 3 bays;
symmetrical. Doric doorcase with pilasters supporting open dentilled
pediment; C20 2-leaf glazed doors under original radial fanlight in reveal.
Ogee-headed ashlar niches for bootscrapers to either side. 12-pane ground
floor sashes, C19 4-pane sashes to first floor, all with stucco cambered
arches and projecting sills. Hipped roof. Central stack to rear. Right
return: rear wing has C17 - early C18 2-light ovolo-mullioned ashlar cellar
window in chamfered reveal. Interior: open well closed-string staircase
with moulded handrail, column-on-vase balusters with square knops and
moulded dado; cornices and beaded-panel doors and window shutters to front
rooms. J.T. Fowler, The Correspondence of William Fowler, 1907, 182.

Listing NGR: SE9304114868

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

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