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Broadhead Farmhouse and Attached Barn, Goosnargh

Description: Broadhead Farmhouse and Attached Barn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 January 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 185919

OS Grid Reference: SD5760243330
OS Grid Coordinates: 357602, 443330
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8844, -2.6465

Location: Goosnargh, Lancashire PR3 1UU

Locality: Goosnargh
Local Authority: Preston City Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: PR3 1UU

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Listing Text


2/72 Broadhead Farmhouse and
attached barn


Formerly known as Big Broadhead Farmhouse. Farmhouse, dated 1770 on datestone
at 1st floor, but possibly 2 builds, with barn attached at right end.
Sandstone, the left half of random rubble with quoins, the right half of
coursed squared stone, slate roof. Double depth 2-bay plan. Two storeys;
present front entrance by doorway offset slightly left of centre, one 16-pane
sashed window on each floor to the left, all these openings with square
punched stone surrounds; to the right the 2nd bay has a horizontal rectangular
3-light casement at ground floor and a 2-light flush mullion window above,
with 4-pane sashes in the lights; at the right end a former doorway with
moulded architrave has been altered as a window, the lower half of the jambs
mutilated, and at lst floor above this is a square datestone inscribed A:P

Chimneys at left gable and on ridge. Barn continued on lower level to the
right, of random rubble, has wagon entrance to the middle bay with segmental
head made of 2 delicately curved blocks and a square keystone, a smaller door
to the right and a window beyond.

Listing NGR: SD5760243330

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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