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Laith House, Tatham

Description: Laith House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 October 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 182622

OS Grid Reference: SD6412467862
OS Grid Coordinates: 364124, 467862
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1054, -2.5502

Location: Mewith Lane, Tatham, Lancashire LA2 8PJ

Locality: Tatham
Local Authority: Lancaster City Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: LA2 8PJ

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Listing Text


2/86 Laith House (formerly listed as
4-10-1967 Barn to north-east of The Green
(lower house))


House, 1690. Sandstone rubble with stone slate roof. End baffle-entry
plan. 2 storeys, 3 bays, with drip course above ground-floor windows.
Windows rebated and chamfered with mullions, of 3 lights except for those
on the 1st floor of bays one and 2, which are of 2 lights. Door, in the
left-hand bay, has a chamfered surround and a shaped lintel inscribed:
'CAS 1690'. Chimney to left of door. At the left is a former barn under a
continuous roof, now part of the house. It has a wide entrance with timber
lintel, now containing a recessed glazed door and window. At the left is a
former shippon door, now blocked and containing a window. Chimney to left
of wide entrance. Interior has plain stone fireplace of C19th type and
exposed modern ceiling joists.

Listing NGR: SD6412267869

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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