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Police Station, Hornby-with-Farleton

Description: Police Station

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 December 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 182401

OS Grid Reference: SD5845768224
OS Grid Coordinates: 358457, 468224
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1082, -2.6369

Location: Lancaster Road, Hornby, Lancashire LA2 8JS

Locality: Hornby-with-Farleton
Local Authority: Lancaster City Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: LA2 8JS

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Listing Text

SD 56 NE

7/105 Police Station


Police station, late C19th. Snecked sandstone rubble with slate roof. 2
storeys, 3 bays. Windows rebated and chamfered, those on the ground floor
with straight drip moulds, with a separate drip course above. The
left-hand bay has a single-storey canted bay window with 2 lights at the
front, a light on each canted side, and flanking lights on the main wall
of the building. The 2nd bay has a 4-light mullioned window. On the 1st
floor the 1st and 2nd bays have 6-light mullioned and transomed windows.
The 3rd bay projects slightly under a hipped roof and has mullioned
windows with round heads to the lights: 3 on the ground floor and 4 above.
To the right is a door with a Tudor-arched head within a stone doorcase
which has a pediment above 4 blank panels. At the left of the facade is a
lower part set back from the front wall. In the angle between it and the
gable wall is a single-storey porch which has a Tudor-arched doorway with
'POLICE' inscribed on the lintel. Chimney on left-hand gable and to left
of 3rd bay. The right-hand return wall has 2 1st floor mullioned windows
with round-headed lights, under a hipped roof.

Listing NGR: SD5845868224

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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