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Kirk House, Gisburn

Description: Kirk House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 November 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 183390

OS Grid Reference: SD8290748776
OS Grid Coordinates: 382907, 448776
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9348, -2.2618

Location: Wheelwright Close, Gisburn, Lancashire BB7 4HD

Locality: Gisburn
Local Authority: Ribble Valley Borough Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: BB7 4HD

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Listing Text


12/71 Kirk House

House, early C18th. Coursed slobbered rubble with stone slate roof. A
symmetrical composition of 2 storeys and 2 bays, with end stacks. Windows
have stone surrounds with angle bead mouldings and square mullions and
transoms. Those on the 1st floor are of 6 lights. Those on the ground
floor are now of 5 lights, with the mullions and transoms restored in
timber. The door has an architrave with pulvinated frieze and moulded
segmental pediment. The door itself has bolection mouldings to the lower
panels. The upper panels, now glazed, have moulded surrounds and rounded
shouldered heads. Above on the 1st floor is a blank circular plaque with
moulded surround. Interior. The right-hand front room has a wide chamfered
fireplace with segmental arched head. Set into its side wall is a bread

Listing NGR: SD8290748776

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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