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Princess House (Formerly Colne Hall), Colne

Description: Princess House (Formerly Colne Hall)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 January 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 186245

OS Grid Reference: SD8860440020
OS Grid Coordinates: 388604, 440020
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8563, -2.1747

Location: 15 Brown Street East, Colne BB8 9BA

Locality: Colne
Local Authority: Pendle Borough Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: BB8 9BA

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Listing Text


7/95 Princess House
(formerly Colne Hall)

- II

House. 1867. Stone, steep slate roof. Stone coping. 2 storeys. (Gothic revival).
Gabled wing to left has one 5-light bay window with pointed arch-headed lights.
Dentilled parapet with moulded, stepped coping. One 3-light sash window in
1st floor within 2-centre arched head. Plate tracery in arch with octofoil. To
right one 3-light sash window with pointed arched heads in segmental relieving
arch. 1st floor: two 2-light sash windows with flat heads but tympana pierced
with quatrefoils. Twin gablets above. Circular recessed decoration in all
gables. Windows have granite pillars in front of mullions with water-leaf
capitals. Moulded dripstones with carved stops. Parapeted porch in angle with
wing, with trilobe arches on granite pillars. Circular motif repeated in balus-
trade. Oriel window in south elevation with three 2-centre arch headed lights.
Interior features include dog-leg staircase with wrought iron balusters. Moulded archway in entrance
porch, moulded ceiling and stained glass skylight.

Listing NGR: SD8860440020

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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