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Crowtrees Farmhouse and Barn Adjoining to South-West, Melling-with-Wrayton

Description: Crowtrees Farmhouse and Barn Adjoining to South-West

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 December 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 182465

OS Grid Reference: SD5983671240
OS Grid Coordinates: 359836, 471240
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1354, -2.6162

Location: A683, Melling, Lancashire LA6 2RB

Locality: Melling-with-Wrayton
Local Authority: Lancaster City Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: LA6 2RB

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Listing Text

SD 57 SE

4/167 Crowtrees Farmhouse and barn
adjoining to south-west


House, late C17th, altered c.1800. Sandstone rubble with tile roof.
T-plan. 2 storeys with attic, 2 bays. Windows have plain stone surrounds,
a central flat-faced mullion, and modern frames with glazing bars. The
door, between bays, has a plain stone surround. Above is the surround of a
blocked mullioned window. Straight joints show where other C17th windows
have been removed. Gable chimneys, the right-hand one having a cap carried
on wooden corbels. On each side of this projecting cap the gable wall has
a one-light chamfered attic window, one now blocked. The north wall of
the rear wing has 2 chamfered window surrounds on the 1st floor. In the
angle with the front range is a lean-to porch with cyma-moulded door
surround. Above is a plaque inscribed 'RR 1792' re-set from a farm
building. The barn adjoining at the left of the front of the house has a
stone slate roof and a wide entrance with external sliding door. Above to
the right is a pitching hole with plain reveals. To the left is a modern
ground-floor.door with plain reveal The front wall also has breathers
and putlog holes.

Listing NGR: SD5983671242

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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