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Kirkless Hall and Kirkless Hall Farmhouse, Aspull

Description: Kirkless Hall and Kirkless Hall Farmhouse

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 9 June 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 213569

OS Grid Reference: SD6034006359
OS Grid Coordinates: 360340, 406359
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5524, -2.6001

Location: Farm Lane, Aspull WN2 1JT

Locality: Aspull
County: Wigan
Country: England
Postcode: WN2 1JT

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Listing Text

In the entry for:
SD 60 NW
(south end)
6/13 Kirkless Hall and Kirkless
Hall Farmhouse
- II
the grade shall be amended to Grade II* (star).


SD 60 NW
(south end)
6/13 Kirkless Hall
and Kirkless
9.6.66 Hall Farmhouse
- II
House, now 2 houses. Datestone, probably not original, reads
"BUILT 1663", with later alterations and additions. Brick
with stone dressings, slate roof. 2 storeys, 7 bays, the 7th
bay a later addition. 1st and 5th bays project under gables.
Stone base to 1st 4 bays, 1st bay has quoins and raised
brick diapering. 5th bay is plastered on brick base, with
timber-frame pattern. Windows are sashed with glazing bars,
but those to 7th bay have single glazing bars. Windows to
1st bay and 2nd, 3rd, 4th bays of ground floor have wedge
lintels, those to 6th and 7th bays of ground floor and 3rd
bay of 1st floor have gauged-brick cambered arches, the
latter is blocked with gablet with blocked round opening.lst
bay has blocked segmental-headed windows with brick hoods
flanking later windows, and paired to attic. Plain entrances
to 2nd and 5th bays. Signs of blocked entrance to right
return of 1st bay with datestone over, also to 7th bay.
Cross-axial stack, one to rear wing and gable-end stack.
Left return has projecting lateral stack and paired
segmental-headed windows to right. Rear has various later

Listing NGR: SD6034006359

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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