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Rivington Hall Barn, Rivington

Description: Rivington Hall Barn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 October 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 184439

OS Grid Reference: SD6331614488
OS Grid Coordinates: 363316, 414488
Latitude/Longitude: 53.6256, -2.5561

Location: Hall Lane, Rivington, Lancashire BL6 7SB

Locality: Rivington
Local Authority: Chorley Borough Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: BL6 7SB

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Listing Text

SD 61 SW
14/186 Rivington Hall Barn

Barn, now licensed for music, dancing etc. Probably C16, restored, altered
and enlarged c.1905 by Jonathan Simpson for Lord Leverhulme. Cruck frame,
cladding of coursed squared sandstone, stone slate roof. Long range of 7
bays, with aisles added c.1905, the roof carried down over them on flatter
pitch; in centre of west side a T-plan timber-framed porch in Tudor style,
and in both gables a long flush mullion window at ground floor and similar
mullion and transom window above; east side altered and with various
service additions. Interior: 6 full cruck trusses all on large boulder
padstones and all with tie-beams, collars and yokes; aisle principals,
dorsals and windbraces purlins appear to be all modern additions.
Reference: VCH Lancs V p.289

Listing NGR: SD6331614488

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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