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Bailey House, Aighton, Bailey and Chaigley

Description: Bailey House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 February 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 182899

OS Grid Reference: SD6736838022
OS Grid Coordinates: 367368, 438022
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8374, -2.4973

Location: B6243, Aighton Bailey and Chaigley, Lancashire BB7 9QP

Locality: Aighton, Bailey and Chaigley
Local Authority: Ribble Valley Borough Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: BB7 9QP

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Listing Text


8/14 Bailey House
13.2.67 (formerly listed under Hurst Green)


House, probably late C17th. Sandstone rubble with stone slate roof. Cross
wing at the right-hand (east) end of squared sandstone. 2 storeys. The
main block has a doorway at its right-hand end with moulded surround and
moulded hood. To the left are 2 modern windows with plain reveals under
wider C17th hood moulds. The 1st floor windows are mullioned with an
outer chamfer and inner hollow chamfer to their surrounds. The left-hand
window was of 4 lights and now has one light blocked. The middle window
has been reconstructed and is now of 3 lights. The right-hand window is
of 2 lights. The left-hand gable is watershot with a brick chimney cap.
A second brick chimney cap is to the right of the door. The cross wing
may be later as it cuts across the hood of the front door. Its left-hand
return wall has a blocked one-light chamfered 1st floor window. The
front wall has a wide drip mould over a doorway with reconstructed
reveals and a 2-light reconstructed window to its right. On the 1st floor
is a 4-light mullioned window with outer chamfer and inner hollow chamfer
to the surround and hood mould over. The right-hand return wall has been
partly reconstructed, with a 1st floor window having C17th parts to the
surround, and a brick chimney cap. The rear wall of the main block has
windows with plain reveals and a blocked one-light chamfered window under
the eaves. Adjoining is a later lower wing.

Listing NGR: SD6736838022

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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