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Holden Farmhouse at Sd 885 338, Briercliffe

Description: Holden Farmhouse at Sd 885 338

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 January 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 184009

OS Grid Reference: SD8852733835
OS Grid Coordinates: 388527, 433835
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8007, -2.1757

Location: Briercliffe, Lancashire BB10 3PQ

Locality: Briercliffe
Local Authority: Burnley Borough Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: BB10 3PQ

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Listing Text

3/2 Holden Farmhouse at
SD 885 338


Farmhouse, undergoing renovation as house (1985). Mid C17; altered.
Coursed sandstone rubble with quoins (roof stripped at time of survey).
L-shaped 2-bay end baffle-entry plan with full height outshut to most of
rear. Two storeys; large single-storey porch at right hand end, with
monopitched roof and doorway with plain surround, inner doorway with
chamfered surround; recessed hollow-chamfered mullion windows with
hoodmoulds on both floors: 5 and 6 lights at ground floor, 3, 4 and 2
lights at 1st floor, all lacking some mullions; chimneys at both gables.
Left gable end has small addition flush with front wall, two openings on
each floor towards the rear (one at 1st floor with a mullion); right gable
wall has small firewindow towards the rear; rear of 2nd bay has a 4-light
mullioned window without a hoodmould, lacking 2 mullions, and a little
window above. Rear outshut mostly demolished at time of survey. Interior:
large stone heck with peephole to former inglenook, (beams jointed in place
of former bressummer), C18 stone fireplace with moulded corbelled jambs;
relocated staircase against rear wall of housepart. Reference: RCHM

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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