Description: Dean School Cottage
Date Listed: 3 February 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 216331
OS Grid Reference: SJ5919596604
OS Grid Coordinates: 359195, 396604
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4646, -2.6161
SJ 59 NE NEWTON-LE-WILLOWS NEWTON LANE
5/41 (Formerly listed under
3.2.66 Rob Lane)
School, now house. Dated 1677, with C20 extension to rear.
Stone with stone slate roof. Weathering over ground floor
and C20 boxed eaves and barge boards. One storey and attic,
2 bays. Windows have chamfered mullions and are of 3-
lights, those to attic in dormers. Entrance has lintel
inscribed: JOHN STIRRUP BUILT THIS SCHOOL HOUSE ..... 1677".
Door is original, with decorative hinges. Left return has
5-light window with inscribed plaque above. Rear wing of
similar design. One stone end stack. The house has
recently been restored and much stonework was renewed.
Listing NGR: SJ5919596604
Source: English Heritage
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