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Laneside Farmhouse, Chatburn

Description: Laneside Farmhouse

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 29 December 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 183325

OS Grid Reference: SD7732745226
OS Grid Coordinates: 377327, 445226
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9027, -2.3465

Location: A59, Chatburn, Lancashire BB7 4NA

Locality: Chatburn
Local Authority: Ribble Valley Borough Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: BB7 4NA

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Listing Text


Laneside Farmhouse (formerly listed as
3/6 Armot House or Laneside Farmhouse)
- 11*

House, 1677. Limestone rubble with sandstone dressings and stone slate
roof. Double-pile plan. 2 storeys with attics. Facade has central
gabled porch with upper storeys oversailing on a string course. Windows
mullioned with double chamfers, hoods, and leaded glazing. To the left
of the porch is one of 6 lights with king mullion. To the right is
one of 5 lights. On the 1st floor are ones of 2 lights and 3 lights
to the left, with a blocked single-light window to their left. To the
right of the porch is one of 4 lights. The porch has a 3-light stepped
window on the 1st floor, with a one light attic window. The moulded door
surround has a shaped lintel inscribed 'IBM 77
16'. The inner doorway has
a chamfered surround and a studded door with strap hinges. Chimney on
left-hand gable and in line with right-hand side of porch. The left-hand
(west) gable wall has a one-light attic window. The right-hand gable has
C17th mullioned windows on the ground and 1st floors, of 2 lights to the
left and 3 lights to the right. The attic window is of 3 lights. The
central ground-floor window is of later C19th type, of 2 lights with
mullion. At the rear are double-chamfered mullioned windows, including
a cross window on the 1st floor at the west side. Interior. The right-
hand front room has a plaster panel over a later stone fireplace. It
has 3 crude pilasters, now truncated, and decoration of tendrils and
acorns. Above it is inscribed 'IB 1677 MB'. The left-hand front room
has a wide fireplace with chamfered segmental arch. The voussoirs have
masons' marks ('H' and 'I') inscribed. 2 chamfered stone door surrounds
lead to the rear rooms. Marked as 'Armot House' on 6" Ordnance Survey

Listing NGR: SD7732745226

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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