Description: Numbers 1 and 2 and Attached Garden Wall at East End
Date Listed: 30 January 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 184289
OS Grid Reference: SD6019126461
OS Grid Coordinates: 360191, 426461
Latitude/Longitude: 53.7330, -2.6049
Explore more of the area around Brindle, Lancashire at Explore Britain.
BRINDLE CHAPEL FOLD
SD 62 NW
2/38 Nos. 1 & 2 and attached garden
- wall at east end.
Farmhouse, now 2 cottages; c.1700. Coursed squared sandstone, right gable
watershot, roof of brown tiles. Three bays, the 1st set back. Two storeys;
blocked doorway in the centre, a 2-light chamfered mullion window on each
floor to left, a similar 2-light stairlight to right of door, and another at
1st floor of 3rd bay; other windows altered. Brick chimney at right gable.
Rear of slobbered brick with 2-course band, 2 doorways, 2 windows at ground
floor and 3 above, mostly altered. Interior: some remains of earlier
timber-framing in partition wall between No.1 and St. Joseph's presbytery (2
wall-posts and a tie-beam); at 1st floor of No.1 a recess for an altar, now
panelled over; in No.2, a doglegged C18 staircase with square newels and
turned balusters. History: was used as Roman Catholic chapel before building
of St.Joseph's Church (q.v.). Garden wall continued to south, ashlar with
decoratively carved quoins, c.2½ metres high and 10 metres long, with doorway
in projected centre.
Listing NGR: SD6019126461
Source: English Heritage
Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.