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Andertons School House (Cottage to North of Hampsons Cottage), Heskin

Description: Andertons School House (Cottage to North of Hampsons Cottage)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 January 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 184377

OS Grid Reference: SD5195314834
OS Grid Coordinates: 351953, 414834
Latitude/Longitude: 53.6278, -2.7280

Location: Bannister Green, Heskin, Lancashire PR7 5PP

Locality: Heskin
Local Authority: Chorley Borough Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: PR7 5PP

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Listing Text

SD 51 SW
13/123 Anderton's School House
- (cottage to north of Hampsons
- II

Cottage. C17 or earlier, altered. Cruck-framed colour-washed roughcast on
brick or stone, with plinth, tiled roof with boarded eaves, brick chimney
at right gable. Two small bays. Single storey: small modern porch in the
centre, 2 windows to left and one to right, 2, 1 and 3 lights, all modern
casements. (Small flat-roofed extension at left end not included in the
item). Interior: full cruck truss of large scantling, with dorsals and
large curved windbraces to overlapped purlins; housepart in 2nd bay, 1st
bay partitioned, otherwise altered. Now very rare survival of type once
widespread in the area.

Listing NGR: SD5195314834

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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