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Wiswell Eaves House, Wiswell

Description: Wiswell Eaves House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 February 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 183565

OS Grid Reference: SD7535237915
OS Grid Coordinates: 375352, 437915
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8369, -2.3760

Locality: Wiswell
Local Authority: Ribble Valley Borough Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: BB7 9BZ

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Listing Text

SD 73 NE
3/79 Wiswell Eaves House
- II

House, c.1700, altered 1766. Watershot sandstone with slate roof. Double-
depth plan. 2 storeys with attic, 2 bays. Windows sashed with glazing
bars, with plain heads and moulded jambs. The single-storey gabled porch,
between bays, has a moulded doorway with round arch. Between the 1st floor
windows is a plaque inscribed: 'IW 1766'. Left-hand gable chimney with
brick cap. At the rear are original ovolo-moulded mullioned windows: 2 of
3 lights on the 1st floor and a stair window with one mullion and 3
transoms. Interior has a closed-string dog-leg stair of 2 flights with
turned balusters and one flight to the attic with splat balusters. On the
1st floor are 3 original doors.

Listing NGR: SD7535237915

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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