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Gowan Hall Farmhouse and Barn Adjoining to West, Arkholme-with-Cawood

Description: Gowan Hall Farmhouse and Barn Adjoining to West

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 October 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 182305

OS Grid Reference: SD5690370956
OS Grid Coordinates: 356903, 470956
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1326, -2.6610

Location: B6254, Gressingham, Lancashire LA6 1BE

Locality: Arkholme-with-Cawood
Local Authority: Lancaster City Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: LA6 1BE

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Listing Text

SD 57 SE
4/11 Gowan Hall Farmhouse and barn
4-10-1967 adjoining to west


House and barn, mid C18th. Slobbered rubble with slate roof. 2 storeys.
Original part of house of 2 bays having flush chamfered mullioned windows
with cement rendered lintels. Windows of 2 lights exceptfor the left-hand
one on the ground floor which is of 3 lights. At the left is a bay added
in the Cl9th which haswindows with plain reveals and modern imitation
sashes. End chimneys, with 3rd chimney to right of added bay. Inside are
boxed axial main ceiling joists. Over a doorway is a re-set carved wooden
panel dated '1638'. The barn projects forwards at the right and is of
sandstone rubble with a stone slate roof. Its front wall is mostly covered
by a later lean-to addition. The gables have copings with kneelers. At the
rear are lean-to additions which incorporate a canopy over the wide barn
entrance. Inside, the roof trusses have softwood tie beams.

Listing NGR: SD5690370956

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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