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Huggarts Farmhouse, Brindle

Description: Huggarts Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 April 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 184291

OS Grid Reference: SD5895322451
OS Grid Coordinates: 358953, 422451
Latitude/Longitude: 53.6969, -2.6231

Location: Denham Lane, Brindle, Lancashire PR6 8PR

Locality: Brindle
Local Authority: Chorley Borough Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: PR6 8PR

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Listing Text

SD 52 SE
(shown on OS map as
Huggarts Lane)
17.4.67 Huggarts Farmhouse
- II

Farmhouse. Probably late C17, altered, with addition at left end. Sandstone
random rubble rendered and painted white, slate roof with brick chimneys.
Three-bay baffle-entry plan, now double-depth, the 1st 2 bays with full-length
outshut; 2-bay wing at left end (this not included in the item). Two storeys;
wide single-storey gabled porch in line with ridge chimney at junction of 2nd
and 3rd bays, door offset to right; altered window above; 2 windows on each
floor to left, the lower altered, the upper 9 and 4-pane sashes. Right gable
wall has a buttress, a doorway behind it, and beyond this a 2-light
double-chamfered mullion window; rear has various small openings. Interior:
housepart in 2nd bay has 2 large beams now boxed; 3rd bay (now used as store)
has axial partition of post and rail timber framing with 2 segmental-headed
doorways and wattle-and-daub panelling; large lateral beam with cyma-stopped
chamfer; some re-used timbers (possibly cruck blades); rectangular stone
fireplace with chamfered surround; 2 blocked windows: a 2-light mullioned
window in the partition to the 2nd bay, and 3-light window at 1st floor of

Listing NGR: SD5895322451

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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