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35, Grape Lane, Croston

Description: 35, Grape Lane

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 April 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 184331

OS Grid Reference: SD4928718257
OS Grid Coordinates: 349287, 418257
Latitude/Longitude: 53.6583, -2.7688

Location: Grape Lane, Croston, Lancashire PR5 7HB

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

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Listing Text

SD 41 NE
8/79 No. 35
- II

Farmhouse, now house. C17 or earlier, altered. Cruck frame with cladding
of handmade brick, rendered, thatched roof with brick gable chimneys.
Three bays, with modern extensions to rear and at right end. Gable to
road. One and a half storeys; door at left end, four 3-light casements at
ground floor and dormer casements of 2 and 4 lights in the eaves.
Interior: 2 full cruck trusses, the 1st with large cambered tie-beam (part
severed), wattle-and-daub infilling, a central post with mortices for
lintels of 2 doors, and windbracing; the other similar but with angle
struts, small dorsals, no windbracing, and punched wedge-shaped carpenter's
marks; the rear wall, at the junction with the addition, has a timber
wallplate with vacant housing for posts and wattling, indicating that the
house was formerly entirely timber-framed.

Listing NGR: SD4928718257

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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