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North Farmhouse, Overton

Description: North Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 May 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 182201

OS Grid Reference: SD4368658044
OS Grid Coordinates: 343686, 458044
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0153, -2.8609

Location: 8 Main Street, Overton, Lancashire LA3 3HD

Locality: Overton
Local Authority: Lancaster City Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: LA3 3HD

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Listing Text


7/136 No. 5 (North Farmhouse)


House, 1674, altered. Sandstone rubble with slate roof. 2-cell plan. 2
storeys with attic, 3 bays. Windows sashed with rock-faced stone surrounds.
One-light rebated and chamfered fire window at left. Door, in central bay,
has chamfered surround with shaped lintel inscribed: RH EH TH 1674'. End
chimneys. Change in stonework suggests that eaves have been raised, probably
when thatch was replaced by slate. Right-hand gable wall has 2 chamfered
attic windows, a blocked 1st floor window, and an altered window with rebated
and chamfered surround.

Listing NGR: SD4366958007

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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