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Croft House, Briercliffe

Description: Croft House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 184024

OS Grid Reference: SD8750234776
OS Grid Coordinates: 387502, 434776
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8091, -2.1913

Location: Todmorden Road, Briercliffe, Lancashire BB10 3QQ

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

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Listing Text


3/18 Croft House
- II

Farmhouse, now house. Probably later C17; altered. Coursed sandstone
rubble, rendered and painted white, stone slate roof with rebuilt gable
chimneys. Two unequal bays. Gable to road. Two storeys; gabled
single-storey porch offset to 1st bay, left of this a low 3-light window,
right of it a taller 3-light window, and at 1st floor three 3-light
windows: all these windows with slightly recessed chamfered mullions.
Right gable wall (to road) has inserted windows on both floors; rear has at
lst floor an ex situ C16 mullioned window of 6 deeply-recessed round-headed
lights with hollow spandrels and a hoodmould (from Chapel House, Nelson).
Interior: mostly altered (perhaps raised in C19), but 2nd bay contains a
segmental-headed stone fireplace with moulded surround, and corbelled jambs
supporting a massive lintel with moulded cornice (this probably restored).

Listing NGR: SD8750234776

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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