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Scythe Stone Delph Farmhouse, Rainford

Description: Scythe Stone Delph Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 March 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 216350

OS Grid Reference: SD4836302182
OS Grid Coordinates: 348363, 402182
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5138, -2.7801

Location: Maggots Nook Road, Rainford, St Helens WA11 8PJ

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

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Listing Text

(west side)

1/60 Scythe Stone
24.3.66 Delph Farmhouse

- II

Farmhouse. Date stone to left of 1st floor 1st bay window
reads: "IW 1682"; porch bay probably later. Stone with slate
roof. 2 storeys, 3 bays, central porch bay projects under
gable. Windows of 5 lights with double-chamfered mullions
and label moulds, those to 1st bay have ends of labels
removed. Segmental-headed entrance has large lintel
inscribed "SCYTHE STONE DELPH FARM"; 3-light window above.
Right return and rear have windows of 2 and 4 lights with
single chamfered mullions. Entrance to left return.
Interior: One ground floor has chamfered beams with stepped
stops. Original ledged and battered entrance door has
chamfered battens, 3 horizontal and one vertical at hanging
side; strap hinges and latch.

Listing NGR: SD4836302182

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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