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Old Farmhouse C50 Metres South-West of Present Cowpe Hall Farmhouse, Rossendale

Description: Old Farmhouse C50 Metres South-West of Present Cowpe Hall Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 November 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 185760

OS Grid Reference: SD8380020293
OS Grid Coordinates: 383800, 420293
Latitude/Longitude: 53.6788, -2.2467

Location: Rawtenstall, Lancashire BB4 7AE

Locality: Rossendale
Local Authority: Rossendale Borough Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: BB4 7AE

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Listing Text


Old Farmhouse c 50 metres
6/181 south-west of present
- Cowpe Hall Farmhouse

- II

Farmhouse, dated 1752 on datestone at 1st floor to right of porch, now
derelict. Watershot coursed sandstone, stone slate roof with one chimney on
the ridge and another at the left gable. Double-depth 2-bay plan, with
projecting porch to the centre. Two storeys, symmetrical; 2-storey gabled
porch with kneelers has at 1st floor a 2-light casement with flush mullion,
and in right side wall a plain doorway; 2 windows on each floor, all coupled
4-pane boxed sashes with flush mullions (most damaged). Between upper and
lower windows to the right is square datestone with scored decoration,
inscribed (in scored lettering) H . Left return wall has small lean-to, and
behind that 2 windows at ground floor, a window and a doorway at 1st floor.
Rear, built back to slope, has damaged single-storey lean-to, and a window at
1st floor. Good example of its period.

Listing NGR: SD8380020293

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Source: English Heritage

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