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Spergarth Cottage Winewall House, Trawden Forest

Description: Spergarth Cottage Winewall House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 February 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 186405

OS Grid Reference: SD9119039989
OS Grid Coordinates: 391190, 439989
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8561, -2.1354

Location: Top Lane, Trawden, Lancashire BB8 8BU

Locality: Trawden Forest
Local Authority: Pendle Borough Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: BB8 8BU

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Listing Text

In the entry for:-

No 37 (Winewall House)
and No 39 (Spergarth
25.2.70 Cottage)


The List description should be amended to read:-

House and cottage. Mid C17 with cottage added later C17; altered. Coursed rubble
sandstone, stone slate roof. T-shaped plan having crosswing on left; cottage against
right end is of deeper plan. 2 storeys, 1:3:1 windows to 1st floor. Winewall House
(on left): crosswing has large quoins and an intact 3-light, cavetto-mullioned window
to each floor. Main range to right has an inserted door with overlight on left
of casement with glazing bars in C17 opening; bowed C20 casement on right. 1st
floor: casement in C17 opening flanked by taller casements with glazing bars in
square-faced surrounds. Ridge stack and end stack on right. No 37 (to right):
stonework roughly courses through. Chamfered, quoined doorway on left of C20 case-
ment in C17 opening. C20 casement in enlarged opening to 1st floor; lower ridge
with end stack on right. Rear of Winewall House has enlarged mullioned windows
of 4 and 3 lights; crosswing lit by 3-light mullioined window on each floor. Left
return is altered but has 3 two-light mullioned windows. Interior: Bressummer beam
with mortice for heck post in right end of Winewall House; late C17 fireplace in
rear-right corner of crosswing.
Sarah Pearson, Rural Houses of the Lancashire Pennines 1560-1760, RCHM, 1985, p168-9.



12/239 Nos 37 and 39



House, extended and now in two occupations. Late C17 or early C18. Rubble with
quoins. Stone and tiled roof. Front considerably altered but with 2 original
window openings, mullions removed. Gable to left in advance of main front has
one 3-light chamfered stone mullioned window per storey. Left hand return con-
tains mullioned windows.

Listing NGR: SD9119039989

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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