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Hill House Farmhouse, Accrington

Description: Hill House Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 March 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 183836

OS Grid Reference: SD7773730473
OS Grid Coordinates: 377737, 430473
Latitude/Longitude: 53.7701, -2.3392

Location: Lower Gate Road, Accrington, Lancashire BB5 6LX

Locality: Accrington
Local Authority: Hyndburn Borough Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: BB5 6LX

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Listing Text

SD 73 SE
3/36 Hill House Farmhouse
- II

Farmhouse, C17, now house. Coursed rubble with quoins, slate and stone
slate roof with gable copings, one chimney on the ridge and another at
right gable. Typical C17 3-bay baffle-entry 2-storey house with 2-storey
gabled porch and 2-storey gabled rear extension. Porch at junction of
1st and 2nd bays has slightly-arched doorway, a 4-light double-chamfered
stone mullion window with a hoodmould at 1st floor, a later door and a
small stairlight in left side, and similar small window in right side.
There are 6 other double-chamfered stone mullion windows with hoodmoulds:
at ground floor of 2, 5 and 2 lights, and at 1st floor all of 4 lights
(one lacking 2 mullions). Rear has inter alia a small chamfered window on
each floor of 3rd bay. Interior: stone staircase in porch, otherwise

Listing NGR: SD7773730473

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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