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Description: Horton Grange Farmhouse
Date Listed: 27 April 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 183402
OS Grid Reference: SD8558050076
OS Grid Coordinates: 385580, 450076
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9466, -2.2212
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SD 85 SE HORTON HORTON VILLAGE (WEST SIDE)
2/83 Horton Grange Farmhouse
House, late C17th, altered late C18th and mid C19th. Scored render with
stone slate roof. T-plan. 2 storeys with attic. South front of 3
bays, with sashed windows. Those on the 1st floor have plain stone
surrounds, the outer ones with central square mullions. On the ground
floor are canted bay windows of mid C19th type. The door, in the
middle bay, has a plain stone surround with a fanlight within a
semi-circular head. It is flanked by Tuscan pilasters with broken fluted
frieze and open pediment. Gutter supported on square stone brackets.
The gables have copings with kneelers. The left-hand gable has a
projecting stack. 2nd chimney at junction with rear wing. The east
wall of the rear wing has a tripartite window with plain stone surround
and square mullions on each floor. The north (gable) wall of the rear
wing has an attic window of 3 stepped lights, double-chamfered with
mullions and hood. On the ground floor is a chamfered doorway with
elliptical arched head. The gable has a coping with kneelers, and
a ball finial at the apex. In the north wall of the front wing is a
mullioned window with outer chamfer and inner hollow chamfer, of 5
lights with at least one further light blocked. Interior has some boxed
beams, and a stair whose lower steps are of stone, with cast iron
balusters and mahogany handrail.
Listing NGR: SD8558050076
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Source: English Heritage
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