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City Cottage, Mawdesley

Description: City Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 April 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 184415

OS Grid Reference: SD4993615109
OS Grid Coordinates: 349936, 415109
Latitude/Longitude: 53.6301, -2.7585

Location: Hall Lane, Mawdesky, Lancashire L40 2QZ

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

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Listing Text

SD 41 NE
8/161 City Cottage
- II

Cottage. C17, altered. High stone plinth, post-and-rail box framed walls
with straight arch-braces to the wallplate, stone slate roof with brick
chimney at right gable. Two bays, 1½ storeys; entrance through modern
addition at left end; two 3-light fixed windows below the rail (one to each
bay) and an inserted dormer to the 2nd bay. Rear is similar but altered to
make a small window below the rail in each panel, has bracing only from the
centre post, and in the centre has a doorway with nicked lintel. Interior:
complete timber-framed construction: lateral partition wall with 2
doorways, one altered and the other blocked under a cambered lintel;
similar longitudinal partition of 1st bay; chamfered beams; at 1st floor 2
timber-framed partitions close together, with original doorways in both;
windbraced roof.

Listing NGR: SD4993315114

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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