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Place House Farmhouse, Grimsargh

Description: Place House Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 January 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 185931

OS Grid Reference: SD5970232361
OS Grid Coordinates: 359702, 432361
Latitude/Longitude: 53.7860, -2.6131

Location: Grimsargh, Lancashire PR2 5LE

Locality: Grimsargh
Local Authority: Preston City Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: PR2 5LE

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Listing Text


8/84 Place House Farmhouse


Farmhouse, probably late C17, altered. Handmade brick with rendered
plinth and quoins, slate roof. Three-bay baffle-entry plan, with short
full-height outshut to rear of 1st bay. Two storeys; 2-course band;
doorway in line with ridge chimney at junction of 2nd and 3rd bays, 3
windows on each floor, all C19 4-pane sashes except ground floor right
which is enlarged. Rear has mostly similar C19 windows, including 9-pane
stairlight in outshut; and single-storey lean-to extension to 3rd bay.
Interior: housepart in middle bay has inglenook fireplace with bressummer,
2 service doorways at the other end, and doglegged staircase in outshut
(detailed character of original features concealed by modern surface

Listing NGR: SD5970232361

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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