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Description: Lower Houses Farmhouse
Date Listed: 1 April 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 186300
OS Grid Reference: SD8102437919
OS Grid Coordinates: 381024, 437919
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8372, -2.2898
SD 83 NW GOLDSHAW BOOTH HADDINGS LANE
10/143 Lower Houses Farmhouse
House. C17, possibly earlier. Stone. Stone slate roof. Stone coping. hint has gabled 2-storey
porch with Tudor arched entrance, internal side benches and inner Tudor doorway.
Above is a panel inscribed MS/1592/HS and a 2-light window with returned dripstone.
Hall portion to right has one 3-light and 4-light window on each floor, some with
chamfered and some with convex moulded mullions. A continuous drip label extends
over ground floor. The ground floor 3-light window has stained glass reputed to
be from Whalley Abbey. Flush gabled wing to left has a 2-light and 4-light window
on ground floor divided by king mullion. Above is a 3-light window. Left-hand
return contains one 2-light and one 3-light window on the ground floor with 2 centre
chamfered doorwaya between. Above are two 3-light windows. Complicated development
Listing NGR: SD8102437919
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Source: English Heritage
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