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Stirzakers Farmhouse, Ellel

Description: Stirzakers Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 May 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 182158

OS Grid Reference: SD4897953296
OS Grid Coordinates: 348979, 453296
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9732, -2.7793

Locality: Ellel
Local Authority: Lancaster City Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: LA2 0HS

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Listing Text


12/95 Stirzakers Farmhouse
2-5-1968 (Formerly listed as Stirzaker
Farmhouse Bay Horse)

- II

House, probably c.1700, altered C19th. Sandstone rubble with stone slate
roof. 2 storeys. Main part of house 2 bays, with 3rd bay at left beyond a
straight joint and under a lower roof. Windows sashed with no glazing bars
and plain stone surrounds, except for the right-hand ground-floor window where
the sashes are paired in a chamfered surround with central mullion. Drip
course over all 3 bays at front, interrupted by windows and by doorway. Door
is at left of earliest part of house and to right of added bay. It has a
bolection-moulded stone surround flanked by crude Doric pilasters with
cyma-moulded sinkings, supporting a blank frieze and moulded cornice. Above
on the 1st floor is a blocked one-light chamfered window. Chimneys on gables
and to left of door. Interior has no exposed features of architectural

Listing NGR: SD4897953295

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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