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High Hope Farmhouse, Bury

Description: High Hope Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 August 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 185706

OS Grid Reference: SD8101915226
OS Grid Coordinates: 381019, 415226
Latitude/Longitude: 53.6332, -2.2885

Location: Walmersley Old Road, Bury BL9 6SP

Locality: Bury
Local Authority: Rossendale Borough Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: BL9 6SP

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Listing Text


10/129 High Hope Farmhouse
9.8.1966 (formerly listed as High Hope,
- Bury Old Road (house only)
under Walmersley)
Farmhouse, dated 1750 on lintel of door, extended to right, now house.
Original part of thin sandstone rubble with quoins, stone slate roof with
brick chimney at left gable (embraced by higher barn), another in front of
ridge at junction with extension; extension of sandstone blocks, with slate
roof. Double-depth 2+1 bays. Two storeys; at junction of 1st and 2nd bays a
doorway with massive chamfered jambs and lintel, the lintel inscribed K ,
T. .I
a square metal sundial above; thin hoodmould stepped over door carries on over
4-light mullion window to left and square 6-pane sash to right; 1st floor has
mullion windows of 4 lights to left and 3 lights to right, all windows
recessed. Third bay has plain doorway with canopy, a 3-light window at 1st
floor. (Later barn continued to left is not included in the item).

Listing NGR: SD8101915226

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Source: English Heritage

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