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Wash House West of Rear Wing of Hipping Hall, Leck

Description: Wash House West of Rear Wing of Hipping Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 December 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 182450

OS Grid Reference: SD6431675815
OS Grid Coordinates: 364316, 475815
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1769, -2.5482

Location: A65, Leck, Lancashire LA6 2JJ

Locality: Leck
Local Authority: Lancaster City Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: LA6 2JJ

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Listing Text

SD 67 NW

2/152 Wash house west of rear wing of
Hipping Hall


Outbuilding, probably used as wash house and privy and probably early
C19th. Sandstone with slate monopitch roof. Single storey. Front (east)
wall has 2 doorways, the left-hand one with plain stone surround, the
right-hand one with rubble jambs and a pointed arch. Between them is a
small window with plain stone surround. The right-hand, smaller,
compartment has a low stone bench against the right-hand wall. Above it
are 3 small blocked square openings with stone surrounds. The larger
compartment is open at the rear. 3 stone steps descend to a flagged floor
on 2 levels. Further stone steps lead to the stream which flows along the
rear wall of the building.

Listing NGR: SD6431675815

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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