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Eskrigge House, Gressingham

Description: Eskrigge House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 December 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 182387

OS Grid Reference: SD5693069377
OS Grid Coordinates: 356930, 469377
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1185, -2.6604

Location: Eskrigge Lane, Gressingham, Lancashire LA2 8LX

Locality: Gressingham
Local Authority: Lancaster City Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: LA2 8LX

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Listing Text

SD 56 NE

7/92 Eskrigge House


House, probably mid C18th with C17th remains and later alterations.
Sandstone rubble with slate roof. 2 storeys, 3 bays. Windows have flush
chamfered mullions and are of 2 lights except for the ground-floor one to
bay 2, which is of 3 lights. To the right of the 1st bay is a chamfered
door surround with battlemented lintel, now blocked and containing a
window. To its right is a modern gabled stone porch having a door with
plain reveals. Chimneys on gables and to right of 2nd bay. Rear (west)
wall has stair window, and 2 small lst floor windows of C17th type, having
chamfered surrounds with their central mullions removed. The left-hand
ground-floor window has a lintel removed from a nearby house, inscribed
'DAIRY': a window marked thus would be exempt from window tax.

Listing NGR: SD5693069377

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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