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Clay House Farmhouse, Downham

Description: Clay House Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 April 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 183362

OS Grid Reference: SD7946443727
OS Grid Coordinates: 379464, 443727
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8893, -2.3139

Location: Downham, Lancashire BB7 4BU

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

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Listing Text


SD 794 437

7/43 Clay House Farmhouse

House, mid C19th. Sandstone rubble with stone slate roof. Double-
pile plan with central entry and gable chimneys. 2 storeys, 2 bays.
Windows in a C17th style, with mullions, inner hollow chamfer, outer
chamfer, and hoods. Those to the south wall of 4 lights at left and
3 lights at right. Door has plain stone surround, under a gabled shallow
stone porch. Shaped stone gutter brackets. The rear wall has similar
window and door details. The windows to the left-hand bay are of 3
lights; those to the right-hand bay of 4 lights and at a higher level.
Included as a good example of the revived vernacular style used by the
Downham Hall Estate.

Listing NGR: SD7946443727

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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