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Bank House Farmhouse, Thurnham

Description: Bank House Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 March 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 182265

OS Grid Reference: SD4308353080
OS Grid Coordinates: 343083, 453080
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9706, -2.8692

Locality: Thurnham
Local Authority: Lancaster City Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: LA2 0AZ

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Listing Text


11/200 Bank House Farmhouse

- II

House, 1690, altered. Pebbledashed sandstone with steep slate roof. 3-cell
lobby-entry plan. 2 storeys, 3 bays. Windows have plain reveals. Door, with
plain reveals, between bays 2 and 3. Gables have copings with footstones.
Chimneys on left-hand gable and in line with door. At the rear (west) the
windows have plain reveals, except for one on the ground floor which has a
chamfered surround. Inside, the middle room has a firehood bressumer and 2
chamfered axial main joists. A spice cupboard in the back wall of the hearth
has a door inscribed; 'TFE 1690'. The northern room has a small stone
fireplace of C18th type with a false fluted keystone.

Listing NGR: SD4299053081

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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