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Stable Circa 100 Metres North of Anderton Old Hall Farmhouse, Anderton

Description: Stable Circa 100 Metres North of Anderton Old Hall Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 January 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 184262

OS Grid Reference: SD6282711706
OS Grid Coordinates: 362827, 411706
Latitude/Longitude: 53.6006, -2.5632

Location: Anderton Lane, Grimeford, Lancashire BL6 7RR

Locality: Anderton
Local Authority: Chorley Borough Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: BL6 7RR

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Listing Text

SD 61 SW
14/11 Stable c.100 metres
north of Anderton Old
- Hall Farmhouse

Stable, now store. Dated 1720 on lintel of door, altered. Watershot
coursed squared sandstone with quoins, slate roof with stone gable copings
which have apex finials . Rectangular 3-bay plan. Two storeys, facing
south onto farmyard (with modern brick stabling range abutting 3rd bay);
stable doorway at left end with large lintel, a similar but higher doorway
to the 2nd bay, the lintel with a panel lettered in relief "1720", a loft
door above this, and 2 windows at ground floor of each bay. Rear has slit
breathers to the loft. East gable has a blocked chamfered mullion window
at intermediate level, a large square window below and left and another
immediately above. Interior: altered, but the right hand jamb of the upper
window in the gable incorporates a rectangular stone with a panel occupied
by a crudely carved beast (possibly intended as a lion), presumably ex

Listing NGR: SD6282711706

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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