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Aughton House and Adjoining Barns, Halton-with-Aughton

Description: Aughton House and Adjoining Barns

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 October 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 181878

OS Grid Reference: SD5505067242
OS Grid Coordinates: 355050, 467242
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0991, -2.6888

Locality: Halton-with-Aughton
Local Authority: Lancaster City Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: LA2 8LU

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Listing Text

8/113 Aughton House and adjoining
4. 10. 1967 Barns


House, with barn of same build to north-east under continuous roof.
Slobbered sandstone rubble with slate roof. House i of 2 units with
central entrance and end stacks. 2 storeys with attic. Modern casement
window in plain surround to left of porch. To the right a 3-light window
with square mullions. On the 1st floor a 2-light window with square
mullion to left and a similar window with mullion removed to right.
Gabled porch has doorway in left return wall and window with plain reveals
in right wall. At the rear are a rebated and chamfered window surround on
the 1st floor, stone gutter corbels, and a later wing. Inside there are
upper crucks in the attic. Barn to north-east has 2 wide segmental-arched
openings, that to the left now partly blocked to form a smaller doorway.
Gable chimney and blocked window to rear suggest a possible former domestic
use. Later barn adjoins house to south-west under lower slate roof with
gable coping and kneeler. The wide central entrance under a segmental arch
is now partly blocked to form a narrower doorway. Small pitching door under
eaves to left.

Listing NGR: SD5505067242

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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