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Kidfield House and Barn

A Grade II Listed Building in Penistone, Barnsley

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Latitude: 53.5452 / 53°32'42"N

Longitude: -1.6191 / 1°37'8"W

OS Eastings: 425338

OS Northings: 405463

OS Grid: SE253054

Mapcode National: GBR KW4F.8W

Mapcode Global: WHCBQ.3580

Entry Name: Kidfield House and Barn

Listing Date: 7 June 1979

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1314711

English Heritage Legacy ID: 334085

Location: Penistone, Barnsley, S36

County: Barnsley

Civil Parish: Penistone

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Hoylandswaine St John the Evangelist

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

(west side)
2/55 Kidfield House
7th June 1979 and barn


Farmhouse and adjoining barn. Timber frame of house late medieval and of
barn probably C16, both encased in stone in the C17, the house dated 1658.
The house was restored c1980. Thinly-coursed rubble with quoins. Stone
slate roof. House of two storeys and attic. The house is a single-bay
cross-wing to the barn which is of four internal bays, though the timber
frames are separate structures. House: chamfered plinth. Entrance to right
of gable front with moulded surround, imposts and Tudor-arched lintel with
eroded spandrel decoration and inscribed:
To the left is a 3 + 2 + 3-light double-chamfered window with king mullions
(the left 3 lights of which are new and replace a C19 doorway). Dripmould
rises as hood over door. To 1st floor is a 3 + 3-light window with hoodmould
and to its right a small chamfered light. Two-light window with dripmould
to attic. Hollow-chamfered gable copings on cut kneelers with apex finials.
Rebuilt rear elevation. Barn: set back slightly, large square-headed cart
entry. Outshut to right.

Interior: house: two timber-framed bays, the rear bay being a C17 addition.
Jowelled posts, king post-trusses. Herringbone studding to rear truss.
Barn: almost complete framing with aisles. King-post trusses,
reversed-curved arched braces to tie-beams and arcade plates.

P. Ryder. Report for South Yorkshire Archaelogical Unit, c1979.

Listing NGR: SE2533805463

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