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Isles Field Farmhouse, Goosnargh

Description: Isles Field Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 January 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 185924

OS Grid Reference: SD5612639788
OS Grid Coordinates: 356126, 439788
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8525, -2.6684

Location: Syke House Lane, Goosnargh, Lancashire PR3 2EN

Locality: Goosnargh
Local Authority: Preston City Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: PR3 2EN

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Listing Text


5/77 Isles Field Farmhouse


Farmhouse, dated 1709 on lintel, altered. Handmade brick, now rendered and
painted white, with sandstone quoins, slate roof with gable chimneys.
Double-depth 2-bay plan, with shallow rear projection in centre. Two storeys,
symmetrical; central doorway with moulded surround incorporating shaped lintel
lettered in relief H , two 4-pane sashes on each floor. Left return wall
wall has small sash window at ground floor and 2-light sliding sash at first
floor; right return wall has small sliding sash window at 1st floor; both
these walls have remains of small segmental-headed windows in the brickwork
under the render. Rear has shallow staircase outshut in centre, a 6-pane
stairlight in the upper part, but otherwise altered openings. Interior:
entrance passage made by inserted partition in front left room; beams with
cyma and tongue-stopped chamfer in both front rooms, those in the left
supported by moulded wooden corbels, and that in the rear right scarf-jointed
c,1 metre in front of the chimney breast (internal partition on this side
removed); altered closed-string staircase with square oak newel posts and
handrail with raised grip.

Listing NGR: SD5612639788

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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