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Ashenbottom Farmhouse, Rossendale

Description: Ashenbottom Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 November 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 185733

OS Grid Reference: SD7966720829
OS Grid Coordinates: 379667, 420829
Latitude/Longitude: 53.6835, -2.3093

Location: B6527, Rawtenstall, Lancashire BB4 6LE

Locality: Rossendale
Local Authority: Rossendale Borough Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: BB4 6LE

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Listing Text

Ewood Bridge

5/125 Ashenbottom Farmhouse
- II

Farmhouse, dated 1690 on porch, altered. Sandstone rubble with some quoins,
rendered and whitewashed in parts, stone slate roof with gable copings, gable
chimneys and a ridge chimney at the junction of the 1st and 2nd bays. Roughly
cruciform plan: 3 bays, single depth with projecting porch at junction of 1st
and 2nd bays, later extension to rear of 2nd bays with outshut in re-entrant.
Two storeys, set below level of later roadway which covers ground floor of 1st
bay and porch; 2-storey porch has 1st floor datestone with raised lettering
CB , altered window above; 1st floor window to left also altered; to right
are 2 horizontal rectangular windows on each floor, all probably formerly
mullioned, the lower double-recessed with hoodmoulds; and a plain doorway
between these. Right return wall has a 2-light stone mullion window with a
hoodmould, otherwise all openings here and at rear are altered. Interior:
original beams in situ, otherwise much altered.

Listing NGR: SD7966720829

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Source: English Heritage

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