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West Hall Farmhouse, Whittington

Description: West Hall Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 December 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 182531

OS Grid Reference: SD5915275832
OS Grid Coordinates: 359152, 475832
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1766, -2.6273

Location: W Hall Lane, Whittingham, Lancashire LA6 2PD

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

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Listing Text

SD 57 NE

1/231 West Hall Farmhouse


House, late C17th, altered. Pebbledashed rubble with slate roof. Two storeys.
Original house of 3 bays. Windows mullioned, rebated and hollow-chamfered.
All are of 2 lights except for those to the right-hand bay which are of
3 lights. The door, in the central bay, has a surround of mid C18th type,
chamfered and with an ogee shape on the lintel. At the right is an added bay
which has windows with glazing bars and plain reveals, sashed on the 1st floor.
Chimney at each side of original house. A rear wing, probably early C19th,
has 3 re-set corbels and a date stone in its north-east wall. Two of the
corbels have carved heads, the 3rd being carved with a shield of arms. The
datestone is incribed: '1661 TCM'. Inside, on the 1st floor, are re-used
turned balusters and a handrail, and re-used square moulded panelling, both

Listing NGR: SD5915275832

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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