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Heckiln Farmhouse Hecklin Farmhouse, Downham

Description: Heckiln Farmhouse Hecklin Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 December 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 183364

OS Grid Reference: SD8042443475
OS Grid Coordinates: 380424, 443475
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8871, -2.2993

Location: Downham, Lancashire BB7 4BX

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

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Listing Text


SD 804 434
8/45 Heckiln or Hecklin Farmhouse
- II

House, late C17th. Sandstone rubble with stone slate roof. 3-cell
plan. 2 storeys, 4 bays. Windows mullioned with inner hollow chamfer,
outer chamfer, and hoods. In the left-hand bay they are of 3 lights,
the flat floor window having no hood. In the 2nd bay they are of 5
lights on the ground floor and 4 lights with no hood on the 1st floor.
In the 3rd bay there is a 2-light window on the ground floor and a one-light
chamfered window on the 1st floor. The right-hand bay has a 5-light
window on each floor. To the right of the left-hand bay is a narrow
chamfered doorway. Chimneys on gables and to right of 3rd bay. The
right-hand (east) gable has a chamfered one-light window, and a door
with chamfered stone surround of C19th type. To its right, lighting
an original outshut against part of the north wall, is a 2-light window
on each floor, the ground-floor one restored. At the rear, immediately
to the west of the outshut, is a chamfered doorway with Tudor-arched
head. Interior not accessible at time of survey.

Listing NGR: SD8042443475

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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