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Barnes Farmhouse, Melling

Description: Barnes Farmhouse

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 11 October 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 216516

OS Grid Reference: SD3971000389
OS Grid Coordinates: 339710, 400389
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4967, -2.9103

Location: Tithebarn Lane, Melling, Sefton L31 1EQ

Locality: Melling
County: Sefton
Country: England
Postcode: L31 1EQ

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Listing Text

SD 30 SE
(south side)
7/117 No. 166
(Barnes Farmhouse)
(formerly listed
as Barnes
11.10.68 Farmhouse)
House. Dated lintel: "RB/1654". Dressed stone with stone
slate roof, 1st bay rendered. 2 storeys, 4 bays; 1st bay
has front outshut under cat-slide roof, 2nd bay has gabled
porch. Ground floor has double-chamfered-mullioned windows
that to 2nd bay of 3 lights with missing mullion, those to
3rd and 4th bays of 4 lights; label moulds, that to 2nd-bay
window extends over original entrance, now within porch.
1st bay has C20 bow window. 1st floor has 4-light
chamfered-mullioned windows. Entrance to right of 3rd-bay
window has dated lintel with recessed cambered soffit;
studded wide-boarded door. Entrance inside porch has wide-
boarded door. 2 cross-axial stacks. Right return has 4-
light ground floor and C20 1st floor windows. Interior has
blocked- entrance with rusticated wedge lintel to left of
entrance. Chamfered beams and fireplace with stone shelf to
left. Blocked mullioned window to former left return.

Listing NGR: SD3971000389

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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