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Hugh Rake Farmhouse and Attached Shippon, Rossendale

Description: Hugh Rake Farmhouse and Attached Shippon

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 November 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 185757

OS Grid Reference: SD8044024824
OS Grid Coordinates: 380440, 424824
Latitude/Longitude: 53.7195, -2.2979

Location: Pinner Lane, Rawtenstall, Lancashire BB4 8AG

Locality: Rossendale
Local Authority: Rossendale Borough Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: BB4 8AG

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Listing Text

SD 82 SW
6/178 Hugh Rake Farmhouse and attached

Farmhouse, dated 1732 on porch, altered. Watershot coursed sandstone
(whitewashed), stone slate roof with one chimney on the ridge and another at
the right gable. Two bays with continuous rear outshut, projecting porch.
Two storeys, almost symmetrical: offset slightly left of centre is a 2-storey
gabled porch with oversailing short upper storey, doorway with lintel
inscribed H , and 2-light window to the upper floor; all windows have
recessed chamfered mullions: to the left, 3 lights at ground floor (possibly a
4th light blocked) and 3 lights above, to the right 4 lights on each floor the
lower closer to the centre; and there is a plain doorway to the left of the
1st bay. Left return wall has one vertical rectangular window on each floor,
the upper with glazing bars; rear has small window to 1st bay, and recessed
window of two 4-pane lights to the 2nd bay. Attached and stepped down to
right (on sloping site) is 2-bay shippon, also 2 storeys, not whitewashed,
with segmental-arched entrance.

Listing NGR: SD8044024824

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Source: English Heritage

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