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Stable Block Circa 50 Metres South of Old Lea Hall Farmhouse, Lea

Description: Stable Block Circa 50 Metres South of Old Lea Hall Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 January 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 185946

OS Grid Reference: SD4825729784
OS Grid Coordinates: 348257, 429784
Latitude/Longitude: 53.7618, -2.7863

Location: Blackpool Road, Lea, Lancashire PR4 0XB

Locality: Lea
Local Authority: Preston City Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: PR4 0XB

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Listing Text


10/99 Stable block c.50 metres
south of Old Lea Hall


Stable block, probably early C17 or earlier, altered. Handmade brick with
some stone quoins on plinth of sandstone blocks. Corrugated sheet roof.
Rectangular plan, divided laterally by a brick partition wall. Two
storeys; west side has a wide doorway into each part, and 2 large loading
doors above offset to the right, all with large stone lintels; south gable
has a blocked doorway; east side (rear) has 2 altered openings, and slit
breathers above. (Later buildings abut on north and north-west sides).
Interior: large stop-chamfered beams on moulded stone corbels: 2
longitudinal in south part and 4 lateral in north part; loft of north part
has collar truss with angle struts, all timbers of large scantling and some
probably re-used. Listed for group value with Old Lea Hall Farmhouse as
one of the only 2 farm buildings remaining from the former manor house

Listing NGR: SD4825729784

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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