Description: 86 and 88, Main Street
Date Listed: 1 June 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 189531
OS Grid Reference: SK6495612094
OS Grid Coordinates: 464956, 312094
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7026, -1.0401
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SK 61 SW MAIN STREET, (North Side)
3/63 No. 86
(including No 88)
House. Dated 1730 but with earlier core. Brick on cobble plinth and thatched
roof. Main range with higher gable to right. The main range is a low 2-storeys,
the original plan form obscured by the blocking of the original openings: 4
flat arched brick heads are visible. 2 of them are over existing 3-light casements
which are now wider than the original openings. The 3 upper windows are 2 and
3-light horizontally sliding sashes. 2 axiel stacks, 1 of them very close to
the left hand gable stack. Taller coped gable to right has a triple light sash
window to ground floor, with cambered head, and a 2-light casement above with
flat arched head. Dated over central bay of main range on a decorated slate,
with initials TW.
To the rear remnants of an earlier timber framed building exist in the brickwork;
an angle post and padstone, and one arch brace in the wing, and the wall-plate
in the main range.
Listing NGR: SK6495612094
Source: English Heritage
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