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Moorhead, Tatham

Description: Moorhead

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 October 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 182626

OS Grid Reference: SD6206868638
OS Grid Coordinates: 362068, 468638
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1122, -2.5817

Location: Tatham, Lancashire LA2 8PQ

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

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Listing Text


2/90 Moorhead
- II

House, 1741. Sandstone rubble with roof of tiles imitating stone slates.
Double-depth plan. 2 storeys, 2 bays. Windows, of 3 lights, have stone
surrounds with a slight chamfer and flat-faced mullions. Those on the
ground floor have had their sills lowered and mullions restored in
concrete. The gabled porch, between bays, has a front with 2 upright
dressed stones forming the door jambs and a 3rd triangular stone under the
apex forming the lintel. The latter is carved with an oval plaque
inscribed: 'IIM 1741'. Gables have chimneys, and copings with kneelers. At
the rear are some re-used rebated and chamfered C17th window surrounds.
Interior has tunnel-vaulted cellar with well.

Listing NGR: SD6206868638

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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