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Hey House Farmhouse, Croston

Description: Hey House Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 January 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 184323

OS Grid Reference: SD4832218286
OS Grid Coordinates: 348322, 418286
Latitude/Longitude: 53.6585, -2.7834

Location: Drinkhouse Lane, Croston, Lancashire PR5 7JE

Locality: Croston
Local Authority: Chorley Borough Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: PR5 7JE

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Listing Text

SD 41 NE
8/71 Hey House Farmhouse
- II

Farmhouse, late C17 or early C18, altered. Handmade brick, slate roof.
Three-bay baffle-entry plan. Two storeys; 3-course band to 2nd and 3rd
bays; gabled single-storey porch in line with ridge chimney at junction of
1st and 2nd bays, inner board door with strap hinges; to the right, 2 large
segmental-headed windows with splayed brick heads at ground floor, 2 square
windows above, all with altered glazing; to left, one similar window on
each floor. chimney on ridge, another at right gable. Interior:
back-to-back inglenook fireplaces in 1st and 2nd bays; one rounded beam in
1st bay, 2 ovolo-moulded lateral beams in 2nd; off rear corner of 2nd bay
(housepart) a doglegged staircase with splat balusters; 2 service doors at
lower end of this room. History: gable of barn to west of item is lettered
N (reversed).

Listing NGR: SD4832218286

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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