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Stanhill Hall, Oswaldtwistle

Description: Stanhill Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 January 1981
English Heritage Building ID: 183896

OS Grid Reference: SD7283627861
OS Grid Coordinates: 372836, 427861
Latitude/Longitude: 53.7464, -2.4134

Location: All Saints' Close, Accrington, Lancashire BB5 4PP

Locality: Oswaldtwistle
Local Authority: Hyndburn Borough Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: BB5 4PP

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Listing Text

SD 72 NW
4/93 Stanhill Hall
- II

House (formerly known as Stanhill House), dated 1748, but remodelled probably
c.1840. Coursed rubble with quoins, later sandstone dressings, tile roof
with gable chimneys. Double-pile 3-bay plan. Two storeys, almost symmetrical;
remodelling in Gothic style: in centre, large 2-storey gabled porch has
flanking crenellated turrets, Tudor-arched doorway, 2-light window with a
small pediment on the hoodmould, and in the apex a large stone with incised
panel lettered G : H (= George Haworth);
2 windows each floor, all square, with 3 arched lights,high transoms, and
hoodmoulds. History: home of C19 popular novelist, William Westall.
(Ainsworth Homesteads pp.273-8).

Listing NGR: SD7283627861

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Source: English Heritage

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