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Halton Park, Halton-with-Aughton

Description: Halton Park

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 November 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 181880

OS Grid Reference: SD5271065901
OS Grid Coordinates: 352710, 465901
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0868, -2.7244

Location: Park Lane, Halton, Lancashire LA2 6PD

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

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Listing Text


7/109 Halton Park


House, c.1870 with late C17th remains, the Cl9th work being in a Cl7th
style. 2 storeys with attics. Central 5 bays of south front of late
17th date, with rebated and chamfered mullioned and transomed windows on
the 1st floor. Ground floor windows altered, those to the left of the door
having lost their mullions and transoms, those to the right being replaced
by a modern extension. Doorway has deeply moulded surround. Continuous
drip course over each floor continues around western Cl9th extension,
which has a 2-storey canted bay window with a stone attic gable above.
A 6-light rebated and ovolo-moulded mullioned and transomed window remains
on 1st floor of bay, but mullions and transomed window remains on 1st floor
of bay, but mullions and transomes have been removed on the ground floor.
Attic has 3-light chamfered mullioned window. Cross-wing at east end of
facade has 2-storey canted bay window, with a one-light chamfered attic
window above. Gables have copings, kneelers and finials. West gable has
projecting stack with triple cap. Rear (north) wing has 2 1/2 storey gabled
porch adjoining front wing, with moulded doorway with 4-centred head flanked
by transomed window and with a stepped drip mould. On the 1st floor are
2 6-light mullioned and transomed windows, with a 3-light mullioned attic
window above. Remainder of rear wing shows possible Cl7th origins, with
2 reconstructed C17th mullioned and transomed windows on the first floor and
a Cl9th dormer gable above with a 3-light chamfered mullioned window.
Inside is a stair of Spanish chestnut with closed string, square newels and
barley-sugar balusters.

Listing NGR: SD5271065901

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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