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Washington House, Warton

Description: Washington House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 May 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 182008

OS Grid Reference: SD4990272476
OS Grid Coordinates: 349902, 472476
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1457, -2.7684

Location: Main Street, Warton, Lancashire LA5 9PJ

Locality: Warton
Local Authority: Lancaster City Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: LA5 9PJ

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Listing Text


3/240 No. 130 (Washington House)
2. 5. 1968

House. C17th. Pebbledashed rubble with sandstone dressings and hammer-
dressed limestone quoins. Modern tile roof. 2-unit central-entry with
gable stacks. 2 storeys, 3 bays. Windows have plain stone surrounds. To
the left of the door is a modern sash with glazing bars. To the right is
a double window with square mullion, each side with glazing bars, and with
one light opening as a casement. 1st floor windows sashed with glazing bars.
Chamfered door surround. To the left of the centre window on the 1st floor
is re-set part of a datestone 'R L A 96'. To the right of the window is
another 'IR. 1612 RS'. The right-hand gable has a massive projecting stack
with offsets.

Listing NGR: SD4990272476

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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