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Shepherd's Farmhouse, Cockerham

Description: Shepherd's Farmhouse

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 2 May 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 182139

OS Grid Reference: SD4537251496
OS Grid Coordinates: 345372, 451496
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9567, -2.8340

Location: Marsh Lane, Cockerham, Lancashire LA2 0EJ

Locality: Cockerham
Local Authority: Lancaster City Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: LA2 0EJ

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Listing Text


12/66 Shepherd's Farmhouse
2.5.1968 (Formerly listed under General)

- II*

House, 1705. Painted brick with sandstone dressings and slate roof. T-plan.
2 storeys with attics. 6 bays, with plinth. Windows of 2 lights, rebated and
chamfered with mullions. Continuous cyma-moulded drip course over ground
floor. Above 1st floor windows is a brick string course. The door has a
architrave with '17 TSE 05' inscribed on the frieze, and a cyma cornice.
Gables have copings with kneelers. Chimneys between bays one and two and on
right-hand gable. The right-hand gable wall has 2 attic windows with plain
brick reveals. The left-hand gable wall has a 2-light mullioned attic window.
Openings in the right-hand (east) wall of the rear wing include a cross window
lighting the stair. Interior has an open-well stair with closed string,
square newels, turned balusters and moulded handrail. In the attic over the
front part of the house are 2 trusses with crucks re-used as principals.

Listing NGR: SD4537251496

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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