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Cattle Pens at Moss House, Wennington

Description: Cattle Pens at Moss House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 September 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 182534

OS Grid Reference: SD6201770782
OS Grid Coordinates: 362017, 470782
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1315, -2.5828

Location: Spout Lane, Wennington, Lancashire LA2 8NX

Locality: Wennington
Local Authority: Lancaster City Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: LA2 8NX

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Listing Text

SD 67 SW
5/192 Cattle Pens at Moss
The serial No shall be amended to read:- 5/193
In the last line of the description the (ref 5/191) shall be amended
to read (5/194)


SD 67 SW
5/192 Cattle pens at
Moss House.


Integrated cattle pens and stable forming part of a model farm.
Built 1845 by W.A.F. Saunders of Wennington Hall. Local coursed
watershot freestone; blue Ulverston slate. 3 single-storeyed
ranges forming on U-plan around former manure depot (now
replaced); heifers were accommodated in the W range, milkers
and calves to the north, yearlings and horses to the E. High
set openings to outer elevations are largely intact. Windows
and doorways to 'inner elevations have undergone only minor
alterations. Some stalls to the stable survive but are very
decayed. This building forms the livestock area and was
associated (and groups) with the mechanised range to the north
(ref 5/191).

Listing NGR: SD6201770782

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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