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Park House, Paythorne

Description: Park House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 16 November 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 183429

OS Grid Reference: SD8100549699
OS Grid Coordinates: 381005, 449699
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9431, -2.2909

Location: Gisburn Road, Paythorne, Lancashire BB7 4LS

Locality: Paythorne
Local Authority: Ribble Valley Borough Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: BB7 4LS

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Listing Text


SD 809 496

4/111 Park House
- II*

House, C17th. Rubble, mainly limestone, with sandstone dressings and
slate roofs. 2 storeys. Windows have inner hollow chamfer and outer
chamfer. To the left of the 2-storey gabled porch is a 9-light window
with 2 king mullions and a hood. On the 1st floor are 2 3-light windows
with continuous hood. To the right of the porch is one of 5 lights
on the ground floor and one of 3 lights on the 1st floor, both with
hoods. The 1st floor porch window is of 4 stepped lights with hood.
The outer porch doorway is moulded with elliptical head and moulded
imposts. The inner studded plank door has a chamfered surround with
Tudor-arched head. Punched upon the lintel are indecipherable
symbols. Chimneys on gables and to right of porch. Interior. Right-
hand front room has chamfered fireplace with segmental head, and bread
oven. The main ceiling joists are chamfered with stepped stops. On
the 1st floor are 2 roof trusses, the right-hand (east) one mostly
exposed. They are arch-braced with short king posts rising from collars
and have scribed mouldings, as do those purlins which are exposed.

Listing NGR: SD8100549699

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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