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Crook Farmhouse, Thurnham

Description: Crook Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 May 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 182275

OS Grid Reference: SD4310255062
OS Grid Coordinates: 343102, 455062
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9885, -2.8692

Location: Marsh Lane, Thurnham, Lancashire LA2 0AY

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

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Listing Text


7/208 Crook Farmhouse
2-5-1968 (Formerly listed under General)


House, late C17th, altered. Pebbledashed rubble with slate roof. 2 storeys.
West facade, facing sea, has modern windows with plain reveals. On the ground
floor are 5, with 1st floor windows over numbers 2, 4 and 5. Chimney to right
of 3rd window and on right-hand gable, the latter with a weathered offset and
a cornice. Gables have copings with kneelers. At the rear is a later wing at
right angles. To the left of it, in the rear wall of the main house, is a
door cut into a window surround with the remains of 2 trefoiled heads to
lights. To the right of the wing is a modern window within a surround with
similar head. Interior. Middle room has 2 chamfered axial main joists. The
southern room has 2 similar joists and a chamfered and stopped firehood
bressumer. A small spice cupboard has a door of C17th type. On the 1st floor
is a door of C17th type, but constructed in pine.

Listing NGR: SD4310255062

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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