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Farm Building at Whitehouse Farm, Rainford

Description: Farm Building at Whitehouse Farm

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 August 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 216345

OS Grid Reference: SD4851500819
OS Grid Coordinates: 348515, 400819
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5015, -2.7776

Locality: Rainford
County: St Helens
Country: England
Postcode: WA11 8AT

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Listing Text

(north side)

1/55 Farm Building
at Whitehouse
- Farm


Farmbuilding for Muncaster Hall home farm, now part of White
House Farm. 1860s. Rock-faced stone with slate roof. U-
plan, mostly of 2 storeys. East range has central gabled
through passage with elliptical archways. 2 storeys and 4
bays to left; windows with plain lintels and 2 lateral
stacks, one to end is octagonal and tapering. To right of
entrance, a segmental cart entrance and external stairs
leading to 1st floor gabieted entrance. Right return has
stable doors, windows and pitching holes. Courtyard facade 2
large altered entrances to left and entrances to right. Left
return has stable doors with pitching eyes above and
projecting barn with opposed entrances and ventilation
slits. Right return has several round-arched openings to
shelter sheds, most now with C20 infill.

Listing NGR: SD4851500819

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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