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Vicarage, Downham

Description: Vicarage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 February 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 183339

OS Grid Reference: SD7853244270
OS Grid Coordinates: 378532, 444270
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8942, -2.3281

Location: Twiston Lane, Downham, Lancashire BB7 4BL

Locality: Downham
Local Authority: Ribble Valley Borough Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: BB7 4BL

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Listing Text


13/20 Vicarage (formerly listed as Vicarage,
13.2.1967 Twiston Lane)


Vicarage, 1830s, possibly by George Webster. Punched sandstone blocks
with hipped slate roof. 2 storeys, 3 bays, with cornice and corner
pilasters. Windows sashed with glazing bars and plain stone surrounds,
those on the ground floor having aprons and cornices. Only the central
window on the 1st floor has a cornice. A central single-storey porch has
Doric pilasters, each with a narrow plain sinking and a cornice. The
inner door has a plain stone surround, and a fanlight below a segmental
arch. To the east is a lower wing, with cornice and pilaster. On the
ground floor is a modern garage. Above is a sashed window with glazing
bars and plain stone surround. Chimneys to the left of the central bay
of the main house, and set back behind the ridge to the right. The west
wall is of 2 bays and has sashed windows with glazing bars and plain
stone surrounds. The south wall has 2 bays with similar windows, and has
a central stair window with plain stone surround, semi-circular head
with keystone, and glazing bars.

Listing NGR: SD7853244270

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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