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The Old Malt House, Melling-with-Wrayton

Description: The Old Malt House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 4 October 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 182469

OS Grid Reference: SD5964770990
OS Grid Coordinates: 359647, 470990
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1332, -2.6190

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

7/171 The Old Malt House


House, 1684. Sandstone rubble with slate roof. A symmetrical composition
of 2 storeys (originally with attic) and 4 bays, with rebated and
chamfered mullioned windows anda drip course over the ground floor. The
outer bays have one-light windows. The other windows are of 3 lights
except for the central one on the 1st floor which is of 2 lights. The door
has a moulded surround and an elaborate stepped lintel inscribed:'ROBART
V 1684'. End chimneys, the left-hand one with a projecting stack. The
left-hand gable wall has a one-light chamfered attic window. Interior has
pitch pine ceiling beams on ground floor and oak tie beam trusses on the
1st floor. An early example of a farmhouse with a symmetrical facade.

Listing NGR: SD5964770990

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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