Building record M17478 - Ranby Cottage Farm


FARMSTEAD (Georgian to Hanoverian)


Grid reference Centred SK 65168 83920 (52m by 84m)
Map sheet SK68SE
District Bassetlaw
Locality Ranby
Civil Parish Babworth, Bassetlaw


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Named 'Ranby Cottage'. (1)
A large farmstead with two quads. The south quad features a farmhouse, stables, dovecote, and a barn with a lean-to shed. To the south of this is a workers' cottage. The north quad is fronted by a granary over cartsheds and a second shed range; the rest of the quad was not examined. All buildings were of brick with pantile roofs; the farmhouse has been rendered. (2)
Historic Farmsteads Survey Site visit 22.04.2004. (3)
Early-19th Century farmhouse and barn range, primarily red brick with pantile roofs; farmhouse in rendered and has a symmetrical fa├žade, rendered, some timber joinery; unusual curved barn at north end of site. (4)
Locally Listed by Bassetlaw District Council (BDC Ref: 1073) (1).

<1> Sanderson G, 1835, 20 miles around Mansfield - 2 in (Map). SNT48.

<2> White J, 2004, Pers Comm (Personal comment). SNT1728.

<3> N.C.C, 2004, Historic Farmsteads Survey (year 1) (Unpublished document). SNT1959.

<4> Bassetlaw District Council, 2020, Bassetlaw Local List (Unpublished document). SNT5220.

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Map: Sanderson G. 1835. 20 miles around Mansfield - 2 in.
  • <2> Personal comment: White J. 2004. Pers Comm.
  • <3> Unpublished document: N.C.C. 2004. Historic Farmsteads Survey (year 1). 1.
  • <4> Unpublished document: Bassetlaw District Council. 2020. Bassetlaw Local List.

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Jan 19 2023 7:34PM

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