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Remains of Wycoller Hall, Including Boundary Wall to River, Trawden Forest

Description: Remains of Wycoller Hall, Including Boundary Wall to River

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 23 April 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 186418

OS Grid Reference: SD9327039207
OS Grid Coordinates: 393270, 439207
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8491, -2.1038

Location: Trawden, Lancashire BB8 8SY

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

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There is also a scheduled monument with a similar name, Wycoller Hall, at the same location as this building or very close to it. This is probably the same structure or related to it in some way.

Explore more of the area around Trawden Forest, Lancashire at Explore Britain.

Listing Text


17/252 Remains of Wycoller Hall,
including boundary wall
23.4.52 to river


Large house, now ruinous. 1596; C17 and C18. Stone with quoins, 2-storey cen-
tral block with massive 3-centred ingle-nook fireplace which has coned back and
stone bench. To right of fireplace is a walled recess and to left a doorway
leading to entrance lobby and stone steps to first floor. SW wall of hall has
12-light mullioned window; NE wall 2 doors, one with spandrel shield dated 1596.
SE wing is of 3 storeys, much altered in C18. Connections with Bronte family
reported to be 'Ferndean Manor' of Charlotte Bronte's Sane Eyre' and the setting
of Hallewell Sutcliffe's 'Mistress Barbara Cunliffe'. Scheduled ancient

Listing NGR: SD9327039207

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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