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Description: Pointer House
Date Listed: 9 June 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 183643
OS Grid Reference: SD4482435728
OS Grid Coordinates: 344824, 435728
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8149, -2.8395
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TREALES, WHARLES AND HIGHAM ROAD
SD 43 NW ROSEACRE Wharles
5/73 Pointer House
Farmhouse, probably mid-C17, with early extension to north end, renovated
1967, now house. Brick with some stone quoins at lower level, thatched
roof trapped between crow-stepped gable parapets, with chimney on ridge at
junction of 1st and 2nd bays, another at right gable. Three-bay
baffle-entry plan, with 4th bay added at right end. Two storeys, back to
road; front has modern single-storey gabled porch at junction of 1st and
2nd bays, 4 windows at ground floor and 5 above, mostly horizontal
rectangular casements with glazing bars in variously altered openings, but
those at 1st floor of 1st bay and ground floor of 3rd bay probably
original; vertical joint at junction of 3rd and 4th bays and lean-to
addition to right. Rear (to road): 3rd bay breaks forward in shallow
outshut (continued with addition), and has lean-to porch, 2nd and 1st bays
have at ground floor altered windows of 3, 2, 2, and 2 lights (2nd of
these blocked) all with a continuous hoodmould; at 1st floor each bay has a
small casement (3, 3, 2 and 2 lights). All windows have glazing bars.
Interior not inspected but understood to contain inglenook fireplace with
moulded bressumer and heck with peephole, and 2 moulded beams.
Listing NGR: SD4482435728
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Source: English Heritage
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