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House in Grounds West of Newton Hall, Whittington

Description: House in Grounds West of Newton Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 December 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 182507

OS Grid Reference: SD5963074747
OS Grid Coordinates: 359630, 474747
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1669, -2.6198

Location: B6254, Whittingham, Lancashire LA6 2QF

Locality: Whittington
Local Authority: Lancaster City Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: LA6 2QF

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Listing Text

SD 57 SE

4/207 House in grounds west of Newton


House, 1692. Sandstone rubble with tile roof. 2 storeys. A symmetrical
composition with 2 bays on each side of a central 2-storey gabled porch
and with a drip course over the ground floor. To the left of the porch are
windows of 2 lights and 3 lights on the ground floor. On the 1st floor the
left-hand window has been blocked. The remaining window is of 3 lights. To
the right of the porch the left-hand bay has windows of 3 lights. The
right-hand bay has a window of 2 lights, with one of one light above. The
1st floor porch window is of 2 lights. The studded door has a moulded
surround with embattled lintel inscribed: 'MN [Miles North] 1692'. The
gables have copings with kneelers. Gable chimneys, the right-hand one with
projecting stack. Inside, the right-hand room has an original stone
fireplace whose jambs are treated as primitive pilasters.

Listing NGR: SD5963074747

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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