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Pittywood Farmhouse and Barn Attached

A Grade II Listed Building in Wirksworth, Derbyshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.0731 / 53°4'23"N

Longitude: -1.5858 / 1°35'8"W

OS Eastings: 427847

OS Northings: 352954

OS Grid: SK278529

Mapcode National: GBR 59N.7X7

Mapcode Global: WHCF1.M02X

Entry Name: Pittywood Farmhouse and Barn Attached

Listing Date: 29 September 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1335108

English Heritage Legacy ID: 79779

Location: Wirksworth, Derbyshire Dales, Derbyshire, DE4

County: Derbyshire

District: Derbyshire Dales

Civil Parish: Wirksworth

Built-Up Area: Wirksworth

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Wirksworth St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text

The following shall be added:-

WIRKSWORTH SUMMER LANE
SK 25 SE

5/120 Pittywood Farmhouse and
Barn attached

II

Farmhouse with barn attached. Circa 1820. Coursed rubble sandstone; tiled
gable-end roof. 2-room plan house with central entrance/stair and integral
storeyed barn in series; the outshut to the house is a little later. 2 storeys.
Exterior: house, regular fenestration: 2 large 30-pane cast-iron windows
with central 4-pane casements to each floor; central stone slab porch with
comtemporary ledge door, and tiny stair light above. All principal windows
have large stone sills and lintels, the letter decoratively tooled. 2 brick
ridge stacks. Barn with 2 windows (one with sash) and planked door; left-hand
return to house with one ground-floor window (20 pane, cast iron); end door
to outshut; rear (outshut) with cast-iron window (with no sill or lintel),
and wooden sash. Later brick corner stack. Interior: contemporary features
survive largely intact, all very simple. Planked doors in pegged surrounds;
plain and panelled cupboard doors; plain wooden firesurrounds. king-post roof.
The exact date of erection is not known but the farm is marked on the 1851
tithe map and contains a complete set of locally manufactured cast-iron casement
which are normally placed within the first third of C19.


Listing NGR: SK2784752954

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

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