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Description: Buckhurst Farmhouse and Cottage
Date Listed: 9 August 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 185716
OS Grid Reference: SD8194315388
OS Grid Coordinates: 381943, 415388
Latitude/Longitude: 53.6347, -2.2745
SD 81 NW RAMSBOTTOM SALES'S LANE
10/138 Buckhurst Farmhouse and Cottage
Farmhouse and cottage, dated 1751 at 1st floor of 2nd bay, later extended.
Sandstone blocks in diminishing courses, with quoins, stone slate roof with
brick chimney at left gable and 2 others on ridge. Rectangular 3-bay plan,
with 4th bay added at right end. Two storeys; continuous dripcourse, moulded
gutter cornice; 3 doorways to front: 2 at junction of 1st and 2nd bays, one
between 2nd and 3rd, that to 2nd bay inserted and plain, others with chamfered
surrounds, board doors, open-gabled porches of solid slabs. Original house
has double-chamfered mullion windows at ground floor of 4,3, and 4 lights,
chamfered flush mullion windows at 1st floor also 4,3, and 4 lights. Added
bay has one 4-light mullion window on each floor. Below second 1st floor
window is datestone with moulded round-headed panel inscribed L , protected
by a cornice. Right return wall has doorway and 2-light window at ground
floor, 3-light window above. Rear wall has blocked chamfered doorway to 3rd
bay, stairlight cross-window to 1st bay, and 3 windows on each floor similar
to those at the front.
Listing NGR: SD8194315388
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Source: English Heritage
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