Description: Plant Farmhouse
Date Listed: 29 January 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 210667
OS Grid Reference: SD7809716515
OS Grid Coordinates: 378097, 416515
Latitude/Longitude: 53.6447, -2.3328
SD 71 NE LUMB CARR ROAD
- Plant Farmhouse
1739, extended 1793. Coursed rubble in 2 builds, that of 1793 in larger, squared
courses. 2 storeys. Original, right-hand section has 2 windows of 4 lights with
flush mullions and surrounds. Drip-moulds over ground floor windows, the left-hand
of which is taller, the sill having been dropped, perhaps in 1793. Doorway on left
with large lintel inscribed "P/WA/1739" (referring to William Plant). Ledged door.
Flush quoins. Height of this section raised by 3 courses in same build as later left-
hand section. This has 2 double-light windows on ground floor and 3-light window
centrally above, all with flush mullions. Flush quoins. Datestone "WM/W/1793"
refers to Woodcock family who married into Plant family. Stone slab roof. Rear has
less regular mullioned windows, including transomed stair window.
Listing NGR: SD7809716515
Source: English Heritage
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