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Heskins Farmhouse, Anderton

Description: Heskins Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 January 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 184254

OS Grid Reference: SD6176512810
OS Grid Coordinates: 361765, 412810
Latitude/Longitude: 53.6104, -2.5794

Locality: Anderton
Local Authority: Chorley Borough Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: PR6 9HL

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Listing Text

SD 61 SW
14/3 Heskins Farmhouse
- II

Farmhouse, now house. Dated 1715 on lintel of door, altered. Watershot
coursed squared sandstone with quoins, roof of stone slate (front) and
slate (rear), with brick gable chimneys. Two-bay end-baffle-entry plan,
with lean-to addition to rear. Two storeys; chamfered plinth; doorway at
left end has large rectangular lintel with raised lettering W F; 2 windows
on each floor to the right, all vertical rectangular with altered glazing,
those at ground floor with large rectangular lintels and the left-hand
window wider than the others. Left gable wall has a blocked inserted
doorway, a 9-pane window to the rear of this; right gable wall has a
similar window; rear has continuous loan-to outshut, remains of blocked
windows in the wall above. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SD6176512810

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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