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Oak Cottage, Caton-with-Littledale

Description: Oak Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 March 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 182126

OS Grid Reference: SD5291063440
OS Grid Coordinates: 352910, 463440
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0647, -2.7210

Location: Quernmore Road, Caton, Lancashire LA2 9LX

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

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Listing Text


5/53 Oak Cottage

- II

House, 1819. Sandstone rubble with stone slate roof. 1½ storeys, 2 bays.
Windows have plain reveals and pointed heads with intersecting glazing bars
above modern casements. The central doorway is treated similarly, with
gothick details: a tympanum has intersecting ribs. The door has diagonal
ribs, intersecting in a diamond pattern. Above is a plaque inscribed:
'TME 1819 Oak cottage'. The eaves overhang at the front and have a bargeboard
carved to form pendants. Right-hand gable chimney. The left-hand gable wall
has a window under the apex similar to those at the front. C.F. Gresgarth

Listing NGR: SD5291063440

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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