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Lower Gills Farmhouse, Rimington

Description: Lower Gills Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 November 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 183455

OS Grid Reference: SD8236144759
OS Grid Coordinates: 382361, 444759
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8987, -2.2699

Location: Whytha Road, Rimington, Lancashire BB7 4EQ

Locality: Rimington
Local Authority: Ribble Valley Borough Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: BB7 4EQ

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Listing Text


SD 823 447

8/136 Lower Gills Farmhouse
- II

House, 1698, altered. Rendered rubble with slate roof. 3-cell plan.
2 storeys. The 2 right-hand cells, of one bay each, have windows with
double-chamfered surrounds. The left-hand window now has 2 square
mullions. The right-hand window, formerly of 4 lights, now has a
central mullion remaining and has a hood. On the 1st floor the
left-hand one has no mullions: the right-hand one is of 3 lights.
The door, between bays, has a plain stone surround and a hood of
2 pitched stone slates. The left-hand cell has one window on the ground
floor and 2 on the 1st floor, all with plain reveals. At the left is a
door with plain stone surround under a modern glazed porch. Chimneys
on left-hand gable and to right of left-hand cell. Part of the rear
(north) wall is covered by an outshut, which has a one-light chamfered
window on each floor of its west wall. Interior. The east room has a
shouldered stone fireplace. Above is a plaster panel with '1698' in
raised numbers.

Listing NGR: SD8236144759

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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