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Eagle Tower Farmhouse, Heapey

Description: Eagle Tower Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 April 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 184363

OS Grid Reference: SD6019220298
OS Grid Coordinates: 360192, 420298
Latitude/Longitude: 53.6776, -2.6041

Locality: Heapey
Local Authority: Chorley Borough Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: PR6 8EW

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Listing Text

SD 62 SW
6/110 Eagle Tower Farmhouse
(formerly listed as Eagle
17.4.67 Tower)

Farmhouse now house. Dated 1704 on lintel; much enlarged and altered.
Cement-washed render on sandstone, red tile roof (replacing stone slate).
The listable part is the south end, one bay and 2 storeys, which has a
doorway near the south corner of the west gable wall with shaped lintel
lettered in relief M , a hoodmould over it, and at ground floor of
17 04
the south side a king-mullion 6-light window with recessed ovolo-moulded
mullions, 2 modern windows above, and east gable wall of coursed rubble at
ground floor and random rubble above. Other features of less interest.
Large modern wing to north not included in the item. Interior:
baffle-entry in end wall alongside heck with a stone slab on the outer side
and a timber post and rail on the inner side; inglenook with chamfered
bressummer, 2 stop-chamfered beams supported by this; and 2 similar beams
at 1st floor.

Listing NGR: SD6019220298

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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