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Craggs Farmhouse, Heskin

Description: Craggs Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 April 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 184386

OS Grid Reference: SD5213614277
OS Grid Coordinates: 352136, 414277
Latitude/Longitude: 53.6228, -2.7251

Location: Town Lane, Heskin, Lancashire PR7 5QA

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

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Listing Text

SD 51 NW
13/132 Craggs Farmhouse
- II

Farmhouse. Dated 1662 on porch, extended and altered. Coursed thin
sandstone rubble, red tiled roof. T-plan; 2-bay end-baffle-entry house with
added 3rd bay, and rear wing. All 2 storeys; to right hand side of 2nd bay
a gabled single-storey porch with lintel lettered in relief 1662, studded
inner door with ornamental strap hinges; to the left, two 5-light
double-chamfered mullion windows with hoodmoulds, above these 2 large
cross-windows, one with a sliding-sash opening, and at left end an inserted
door; to right of porch a vertical joint, and right of this a door at
ground floor and a window like the others at 1st floor. Rear wing has a
large external chimney stack on the north side, and in the rear gable one
window on each floor, the upper being an old cross-window with lead cames
remaining in one light (this part may be earlier than the front range).
Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SD5213614277

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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