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Outer Archway at Martholme, Great Harwood

Description: Outer Archway at Martholme

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 11 July 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 183877

OS Grid Reference: SD7526833755
OS Grid Coordinates: 375268, 433755
Latitude/Longitude: 53.7995, -2.3770

Location: Martholme Lane, Accrington, Lancashire BB6 7UJ

Locality: Great Harwood
Local Authority: Hyndburn Borough Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: BB6 7UJ

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Listing Text

SD 73 SE
3/74 Outer Archway at Martholme

Gate arch in centre of sloped wall, dated 1607. Random rubble with
dressings. Moulded semi-circular-headed arch with vigorously crow-stepped
coping surmounted by a finial. Above apex of arch on south side is carved
stone with shield, lettered at the sides "R" "H" (for Robert Hesketh) and
in the bottom corners "16" "07".

Listing NGR: SD7526833755

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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