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Town End Farmhouse, Halton-with-Aughton

Description: Town End Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 October 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 181868

OS Grid Reference: SD5034664840
OS Grid Coordinates: 350346, 464840
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0771, -2.7604

Location: Low Road, Halton, Lancashire LA2 6NB

Locality: Halton-with-Aughton
Local Authority: Lancaster City Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: LA2 6NB

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Listing Text

4. 10. 1967 Town End Farmhouse


Farmhouse. '1672 WEG' on door lintel. Slobbered sandstone rubble with
stone slate roof. Main front faces west towards garden. 2-unit plan with
gable entrance from road and rear wing of slightly later date. 2 storeys
with attic, with cellar under south end entered from ground level. All
windows on facade mullioned with rebated and chamfered surrounds. To the
left a 6-light window with a king mullion on both floors. In the middle
of the facade 2 stair windows at intermediate level: 2 lights below and
one above. At the right-hand end a 3-light and a 2-light cellar window,
both partly below ground. No windows on the ground floor, but a 2-light
window on the 1st floor. Both gables coped with kneelers, with a chimney
cap on the south gable. North gable has doorway with moulding of jambs
continued around shaped lintel with hood mould oven Rear wall has
chamfered cellar doorway to south with a 3-light rebated and chamfered
mullioned window to its right. Above on the ground floor is a former 4-
light window with one mullion removed. To the right is a doorway with
plain reveals reached by a flight of stone steps. On the 1st floor is a
4-light rebated and chamfered mullioned window with a blocked one-light
window in the angle with the rear wing. On ground floor of south wall of
rear wing is a blocked one-light chamfered window, a 3-light rebated and
chamfered mullioned window and a doorway with re-set battlemented lintel.
On the 1st floor is a 3-light rebated and chamfered mullioned window to
the left and a 2-light chamfered mullioned window to the right. North
wall of wing facing road is pebbledashed with sashes in plain openings.
Interior. Boxed bressumer for lateral firehood against rear wall of 1672

Listing NGR: SD5034664840

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Source: English Heritage

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