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The Nook, Caton-with-Littledale

Description: The Nook

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 March 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 182090

OS Grid Reference: SD5312763580
OS Grid Coordinates: 353127, 463580
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0660, -2.7177

Location: Quernmore Road, Caton, Lancashire LA2 9NB

Locality: Caton-with-Littledale
Local Authority: Lancaster City Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: LA2 9NB

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Listing Text

SD 56 SW

5/17 The Nook

- II

House, 1697, altered. Sandstone rubble with stone slate roof. 2 storeys with
attic, 3 bays. Windows sashed with no glazing bars and plain stone surrounds,
except for a 2-light rebated and chamfered mullioned window in the central bay
on the 1st floor. At the right on the ground floor is a one-light fire
window. The door, under a stone porch in the central bay, has a cyma-moulded
surround with battlemented lintel inscribed: '1697 CHA'. End chimneys. At
the right is a lower extension having one bay with a modern window with plain
stone surround on each floor. To the left are 2 one-light chamfered windows,
one above the other at intermediate levels. Chimney on right-hand gable of
extension. At the rear are rebated and chamfered mullioned windows of 2 and 3
lights. Interior not accessible at time of survey, but has evidence for a
firehood including timber corbels, chamfered main joists with pyramid stops,
and cruck purlins re-used as roof principals.

Listing NGR: SD5312763580

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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