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Monk Hall, Briercliffe

Description: Monk Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 December 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 184022

OS Grid Reference: SD8899434374
OS Grid Coordinates: 388994, 434374
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8055, -2.1686

Location: Briercliffe, Lancashire BB10 3PJ

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

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Listing Text


3/16 Monk Hall (formerly listed as
17.12.1968 Monk Hall (Old building only))
- II

Farmhouse, now house. Later C17, altered, recently renovated. Sandstone
rubble with quoins, slate roof. L-shaped: 2-bay end-baffle-entry plan with
short outshut to 1st bay. Two storeys; rebuilt masonry in place of former
doorway at right hand end, evidence of another former doorway to 1st bay, 3
double-chamfered mullioned windows on each floor: at ground floor 4 lights
to 1st bay, 4 and 3 lights to 2nd bay; at 1st floor all of 3 lights (both
windows at right hand end are modern restorations). Left gable has small
chamfered light near rear corner of ground floor, a 2-light flush mullion
window above, and stone ledges each side of the head of this window
(purpose unknown). Stone gable copings, cut-down chimney at right gable.
Interior altered. Reference RCHM p.137.

Listing NGR: SD8899434374

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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