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The Dower House, Gisburn

Description: The Dower House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 November 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 183394

OS Grid Reference: SD8274548859
OS Grid Coordinates: 382745, 448859
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9356, -2.2643

Location: 3 Park Road, Gisburn, Lancashire BB7 4HT

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

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Listing Text


12/75 The Dower House

House, late C18th. Sandstone ashlar with slate roof. 2 storeys. Facade has
2 2-storey canted bay windows, and a central 1st floor window with plain
ashlar reveals. All are either sashed with glazing bars or fixed with
glazing bars, and have sill bands. Above the 1st floor windows is a moulded
band and a cornice with blocking course. Above each projecting bay are 2
urns, with a further urn at each end of the facade. The central door has
an architrave, console brackets, and a moulded pediment. End chimneys. At
the rear are 2 3-light mullioned windows, that on the ground floor being of
C17th type, the 1st floor one of C18th type.

Listing NGR: SD8274548859

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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