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Old Chapel House Barn, Balderstone

Description: Old Chapel House Barn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 March 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 183488

OS Grid Reference: SD6300132342
OS Grid Coordinates: 363001, 432342
Latitude/Longitude: 53.7861, -2.5630

Location: Commons Lane, Balderstone, Lancashire BB2 7LL

Locality: Balderstone
Local Authority: Ribble Valley Borough Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: BB2 7LL

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Listing Text

SD 63 SW
4/3 Old Chapel House barn
- II

Barn, c.1700. Sandstone rubble with roof of stone slate and slate, now
mostly missing. At the left the shippon end projects forwards and has a
door with chamfered surround. Further right the roof is carried across the
wide entrance as a canopy, with right-hand cheek. The doors are har-hung
with studded vertical oak planks. The doorway has a timber lintel. Further
right there is a blocked 1st floor doorway, and a window on each floor
with hollow-chamfered surround and central mullion removed. At the right
is a door with chamfered surround, the right-hand jamb now moved inwards
to make the doorway narrower. Above the lintel is a worn plaque inscribed
with initials and a C17 date, now illegible. Coped gables. Interior has 3
trusses with tie beams, high collars, and raking queen struts. At the rear
is a threshing door. Against the rear wall are later lean-to shippons.

Listing NGR: SD6300132342

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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