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Lower Friar Hill Farm, Accrington

Description: Lower Friar Hill Farm

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 March 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 183813

OS Grid Reference: SD7668325996
OS Grid Coordinates: 376683, 425996
Latitude/Longitude: 53.7298, -2.3549

Location: Accrington, Lancashire BB5 3SL

Locality: Accrington
Local Authority: Hyndburn Borough Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: BB5 3SL

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Listing Text

In the entry for

SD 72 NE
5/16 Friar Hill Farmhouse

- II

The address shall be amended to read:


5/16 Lower Friar Hill Farm

- II


SD 72 NE
5/16 Friar Hill Farmhouse
- II

Farmhouse, dated 1744, with later addition, now house. Watershot
coursed sandstone (now waterproofed), stone slate roof with one
chimney at left gable and another at junction of ridge. Two-bay
house extended to right for loomshop under same roof. All two storeys;
symmetrical house has gabled single storey porch, a moulded datestone
in wall above it lettered 1 T (Beneath datestone is projecting stone
slab). 2 windows each floor (three 2-light casements, one altered).
Outshut to rear of 1st bay. Loomshop to right has mullioned window of
4 square lights (5th visible inside, now blocked), and at 1st floor
2 square windows with 2 blocked lights between them.

Listing NGR: SD7668325996

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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