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Welby Crag Farmhouse, Ellel

Description: Welby Crag Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 March 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 182160

OS Grid Reference: SD5151456703
OS Grid Coordinates: 351514, 456703
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0041, -2.7412

Location: Ellel, Lancashire LA2 0QB

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

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Listing Text


9/226 Welby Crag Farmhouse

- II

House, late C17th, altered. Sandstone rubble with slate roof. End-lobby
entry plan altered to central entry. 2 storeys, 2 bays. Windows have rebated
and chamfered surrounds, except for the ground floor one to the left-hand bay,
which is modern with plain reveals and has a modern door to its left. Door
between bays has chamfered surround and battlemented lintel with re-cut
inscription: 'WM 1751'. At the right of the facade the former position of the
doorway can be seen in the stonework. A modern single-storey glazed porch
covers part of the facade. End chimneys. Interior has chamfered main beams,
including one near the right-hand gable wall which was probably a firehood
bressummer. The present fireplace is shouldered and of C18th type.

Listing NGR: SD5151456703

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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