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High Gale Farmhouse, Burrow-with-Burrow

Description: High Gale Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 December 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 182329

OS Grid Reference: SD6307076678
OS Grid Coordinates: 363070, 476678
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1845, -2.5674

Locality: Burrow-with-Burrow
Local Authority: Lancaster City Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: LA6 2HR

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Listing Text

SD 67 NW
2/35 High Gale. Farmhouse


House, 1678. Slobbered rubble with slate roof. 2 storeys with,attics.
Windows mainly 6-pane sashes with plain reveals. Main, possibly earliest,
part of house of 3 bays; having paired sashed windows on the ground floor
at the right. Part of a drip course remains over the ground floor, rising
over a central doorway with moulded surround and battlemented lintel
inscribed: 'GME 1678'. Towards the right are 2 bays, with a small window
with plain reveals further right on the 1st floor. Chimneys on gables and
to right of 3rd bay. In the left-hand gable are 3 2-light mullioned
windows, one lighting the attic. Inside, the room entered from the front
door has 2 chamfered and stopped axial main joists resting on a cruck
blade re-used as a firehood bressumer. The left-hand room has a fireplace
opening with splayed rubble sides and rough stone arch.

Listing NGR: SD6307076678

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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