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Lythe (House on North) with Barn Adjoining to South, Tatham

Description: Lythe (House on North) with Barn Adjoining to South

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 182625

OS Grid Reference: SD6651363260
OS Grid Coordinates: 366513, 463260
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0642, -2.5131

Location: Tatham, Lancashire LA2 8RE

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

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Listing Text


6/89 Lythe (house on north) with barn
adjoining to south

- II

House, 1679, altered, with barn probably late C18th. Sandstone rubble with
roof of tile on house, slate on barn. 2 storeys. East wall has, at the
left, an enlarged window with rebated and chamfered surround and hood.
Further right is a blocked one-light rebated and chamfered window under a
hood which extends over the window to its right, which is of 4 lights with
flat-faced mullions. On the 1st floor are 3 windows with plain reveals.
End chimneys. The present entrance is through the north wall of an outshut
added at the rear of the house. The doorway appears to be re-set and has a
moulded surround with a lintel decorated with leaf and tendril decoration
and inscribed: 'RSE 1679'. The barn, to the left of the east facade of the
house, has a wide entrance with segmental arch and keystone. It is now
partly blocked with brickwork. To the right is a door with plain reveals.
To the left is a pitching hole with brick reveals. Interior of house not
accessible at time of survey. Said to have exposed ceiling beams.

Listing NGR: SD6651363260

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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