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Collier Brook Farmhouse, Atherton

Description: Collier Brook Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 January 1991
English Heritage Building ID: 213542

OS Grid Reference: SD6708203497
OS Grid Coordinates: 367082, 403497
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5271, -2.4980

Location: Bag Lane, Pemberton, Wigan M46 0JY

Locality: Atherton
County: Wigan
Country: England
Postcode: M46 0JY

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Listing Text

The following building shall be added:
SD 60 SE
2/78 Collier Brook
Former farmhouse, now house. Early to mid C18 with later alterations. Stone
(rendered throughout, and possibly incorporating parts of a timber-framed
structure), stone slab roof. 3-unit plan with storeyed outshut (containing
services and stairs) to rear under catslide roof. 2 storeys. Front: regular
3-window range; plinth, plot band, cornice band, wedge lintels; canted bay to
centre. C20 top-opening casement. One ridge and 2 end stacks. Conservatory under
hipped roof to left; right return with original opening to attic window; timber open
porch, gabled; round-headed doorway with fanlight, the door with fielded panels
below. Rear largely re-fenestrated in C20. Interior: early to mid C18 dog-leg
stair, panelled newels, turned balusters; pegged door surrounds, 6-pannelled doors.
Boxed ceiling beams to ground-floor rooms. Internal walls with large posts and
rails with wattle and daub infill, rise through roof space. Side-purlin roof. Some
modest C18 and C19 door furniture and fire surrounds. Listed primarily for its C18
plan and fittings.

Listing NGR: SD6708203497

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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