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Slaters Farmhouse, Whittingham

Description: Slaters Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 November 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 185968

OS Grid Reference: SD5421836184
OS Grid Coordinates: 354218, 436184
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8199, -2.6969

Location: 173 Whittingham Lane, Goosnargh, Lancashire PR3 2JJ

Locality: Whittingham
Local Authority: Preston City Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: PR3 2JJ

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Listing Text


4/121 Slaters Farmhouse

Farmhouse, dated 1683 on porch but probably earlier, altered. Roughcast
brick painted white, slate roof. Three-bay baffle-entry plan with porch in
line with ridge chimney at junction of 1st and 2nd bays, rear outshut to
3rd and part of 2nd bays, incorporating staircase. Two storeys;
single-storey gabled porch has open entrance under wooden lintel, datestone
above lettered in relief S peephole in left side wall, wooden side
benches, inner doorway with chamfered stone surround, and above the lintel
a brick label with double-returned ends and 2 inverted L-shaped extensions
rising from the centre to a feature which may have been a panel for a
former datestone (now broken by the porch roof). To left, 1st bay rebuilt
as garage and store; to right, 2 vertical rectangular windows on each
floor; coupled chimneys at right gable. Rear: inter alia, outshut has
4-light brick mullioned window at ground floor, and similar 2-light
stairlight with a label. Interior: housepart and 2 service rooms have
chamfered beams, that in the housepart scarf-jointed; at 1st floor,
timber-framed partition walls, one large cambered beam with cyma stops (3rd
bay), and in 2nd bay a continuous lateral partition which may have been a
smoke bay.

Listing NGR: SD5421836184

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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