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White Barn Door Farmhouse, Mawdesley

Description: White Barn Door Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 January 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 184409

OS Grid Reference: SD4828614889
OS Grid Coordinates: 348286, 414889
Latitude/Longitude: 53.6280, -2.7834

Location: Black Moor Road, Mawdesky, Lancashire L40 2QE

Locality: Mawdesley
Local Authority: Chorley Borough Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: L40 2QE

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Listing Text

SD 41 SE
12/155 White Barn Door Farmhouse
- II

Farmhouse. Dated 1706 on porch; altered. Stone plinth, walls of handmade
brick with stone quoins, finished with modern brick, tiled roof. Two-bay
end-baffle-entry plan. Two storeys, eaves probably raised; 2-storey gabled
porch at left end has board door offset to left, a decorated datestone
above it lettered in relief H A, and a 2-light sliding sash above; to the
right the 2nd bay breaks forward slightly and has a blocked doorway with
splayed stone lintel; otherwise, two C19 3-light casements on each floor,
those at ground floor with splayed stone heads. Small brick lean-to at
left end. (C19 addition at right end not included in the item). Interior:
altered, but each bay has 2 large chamfered beams, those in the 1st bay
(housepart) with cyma stops, and exposed joists similarly decorated; in the
housepart the stopped ends of the beams are tenoned into a lateral beam in
front of the present chimney stack, which may have been part of an

Listing NGR: SD4828614889

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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