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Fox Ghyll, Bolton-by-Bowland

Description: Fox Ghyll

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 February 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 183234

OS Grid Reference: SD7886449908
OS Grid Coordinates: 378864, 449908
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9448, -2.3235

Location: Hellifield Road, Bolton-by-Bowland, Lancashire BB7 4LU

Locality: Bolton-by-Bowland
Local Authority: Ribble Valley Borough Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: BB7 4LU

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Listing Text


SD 78 49

13/62 Fox Ghyll
- II

House, C17th, altered. Coursed sandstone rubble with slate roof.
2 storeys, 5 bays. Windows mullioned, with inner hollow chamfer
and outer chamfer, some restored. To the left of the single-storey
gabled porch (in the 4th bay) are ones of 5 lights, 3 lights and 5
lights. To the right is one of 3 lights. On the 1st floor are
windows of 5 lights, 3 lights, 4 lights, 2 lights and 3 lights.
The porch, dated 1912 on a sundial plate over the door, has an ashlar
front and chamfered doorway with Tudor-arched head. Stone
gutter corbels. Chimneys, with grouped octagonal rendered caps,
on left-hand gable, between bays 2 and 3, and between bays 4 and 5.
Gable copings. At the rear are C20th extensions in keeping. Interior.
Exposed main ceiling joists. Centre room has C18th fireplace with
fluted false keystone, taken from Bolton Hall. The right-hand room
has a shouldered fireplace with Tudor-arched head, possibly late C17th.

Listing NGR: SD7886449908

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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