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Slackwood Farmhouse, Silverdale

Description: Slackwood Farmhouse

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 2 May 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 181956

OS Grid Reference: SD4744774569
OS Grid Coordinates: 347447, 474569
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1642, -2.8064

Location: New Road, Silverdale, Lancashire LA5 0UF

Locality: Silverdale
Local Authority: Lancaster City Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: LA5 0UF

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Listing Text


3/196 Slackwood Farmhouse
2. 5. 1968

House, late C17th. Rendered rubble with slate roof. Deep double-pile plan
of unusually early date, with gable stacks. 2 storeys with attics. South
wall altered in C19th, of 2 bays with windows having wooden mullions and
transoms and a central doorway with plain reveals. East gable faces road,
with a ground floor window having plain reveals, a 3-light rebated and
chamfered mullioned window on the 1st floor, and a similar 2-light window
to the attic. Also lighting the attic is a horizontal sliding sash with
glazing bars and plain reveals. West gable has a 1-light chamfered window
on the ground floor, a window with plain reveals to the 1st floor and 2
2-light rebated and chamfered attic windows. High up under the eaves
is a blocked ?-light chamfered window. North wall retains its rebated and
chamfered mullioned windows, with one of 2 light to the left, one of 3 lights
to the right and a later window with plain reveals between, with a coal hole
to the cellar having chamfered sides. On the 1st floor there is a 3-light window at
the right-hand side with 2 3-light windows in the centre, one above the other,
lighting the stairs. Gables have copings and kneelers.

Listing NGR: SD4744774569

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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