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Helks and Farm Buildings in Same Range, Wray-with-Botton

Description: Helks and Farm Buildings in Same Range

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 182658

OS Grid Reference: SD6470863812
OS Grid Coordinates: 364708, 463812
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0690, -2.5408

Location: Mill Brow, Wray, Lancashire LA2 8QX

Locality: Wray-with-Botton
Local Authority: Lancaster City Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: LA2 8QX

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Listing Text


5/122 Helks and farm buildings in
- same range

- II

House, probably early C18th, and farm buildings probably later C18th.
Sandstone rubble, with stone slate roof to farm buildings and slate roof
to house. House is of 2 storeys with one bay on each side of a
single-storey gabled porch. Windows, irregularly spaced, have rebated and
chamfered surrounds. The door, to the right of the front porch wall, has a
stone surround. Chimney at right. To the right is a farm building which
has a door with plain reveals at the left. To the left is a barn whose
wide entrance has a segmental arch and a cruck re-used as an inner lintel.
At the left is a door with plain reveals. Inside, the right-hand room of
the house has axial main joists and a shouldered fireplace of C18th type.
In front of it is a recess in the ceiling for hanging meat to dry.

Listing NGR: SD6470863812

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Source: English Heritage

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