SK8076 : Binge Farmhouse, Main Street

taken 3 years ago, near to Laneham, Nottinghamshire, Great Britain

Binge Farmhouse, Main Street
Binge Farmhouse, Main Street
Doubtless a family name rather than any propensity for drinking! Mid-18th century 5-bay farmhouse, Listed Grade II.
Listed Buildings and Structures
Listed buildings and structures are officially designated as being of special architectural, historical or cultural significance. There are over half a million listed structures in the United Kingdom, covered by around 375,000 listings.
Listed status is more commonly associated with buildings or groups of buildings, however it can cover many other structures, including bridges, headstones, steps, ponds, monuments, walls, phone boxes, wrecks, parks, and heritage sites, and in more recent times a road crossing (Abbey Road) and graffiti art (Banksy 'Spy-booth') have been included.

In England and Wales there are three main listing designations;
Grade I (2.5%) - exceptional interest, sometimes considered to be internationally important.
Grade II* (5.5%) - particularly important buildings of more than special interest.
Grade II (92%) - nationally important and of special interest.

There are also locally listed structures (at the discretion of local authorities) using A, B and C designations.

In Scotland three classifications are also used but the criteria are different. There are around 47,500 Listed buildings.
Category A (8%)- generally equivalent to Grade I and II* in England and Wales
Category B (51%)- this appears generally to cover the ground of Grade II, recognising national importance.
Category C (41%)- buildings of local importance, probably with some overlap with English Grade II.

In Northern Ireland the criteria are similar to Scotland, but the classifications are:
Grade A (2.3%)
Grade B+ (4.7%)
Grade B (93%)

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SK8076, 61 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 3 September, 2014   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 8 September, 2014
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Village, Rural settlement  Housing, Dwellings 
Housing (from Tags)
Farmhouse 
Period (from Tags)
Mid 18th Century 
Building Material (from Tags)
Brick and Tile 
Primary Subject of Photo
House 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 8044 7622 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:16.6122N 0:47.7070W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 8046 7624
View Direction
Southwest (about 225 degrees)
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Grade II Listed 

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