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Lower Browtop Farmhouse, Quernmore

Description: Lower Browtop Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 March 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 182233

OS Grid Reference: SD5223757943
OS Grid Coordinates: 352237, 457943
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0153, -2.7304

Location: Quernmere, Lancashire LA2 0QW

Locality: Quernmore
Local Authority: Lancaster City Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: LA2 0QW

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Listing Text


7/169 Lower Browtop Farmhouse

- II

House, 1673, altered. Slobbered rubble with stone slate roof. 2-cell
end-lobby-entry plan. 2 storeys. Original house of 2 bays with drip course.
Windows have rebated and chamfered surrounds with mullions removed. Those to
left-hand bay originally of 3 lights. The right-hand bay has 1 mullion
remaining in a former 4-light window. On the ground floor are paired sash
windows in a plain stone surround, separated by a square mullion. At the
right is a doorway with cyma-moulded surround and a battlemented lintel
inscribed: 'LP 1673'. Further right is a bay added in the C19th which has
paired windows with plain stone surrounds and central square mullion. On the
1st floor they are fixed with glazing bars, on the ground floor sashed.
Chimneys on gables and to right of doorway. At the rear (south) is awing
with a chamfered window of C18th type on the 1st floor of its east wall,
formerly of 6 lights, with 4 now blocked.

Listing NGR: SD5223757943

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Source: English Heritage

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