Description: Lower Hand Bank Farmhouse
Date Listed: 21 July 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 333856
OS Grid Reference: SK2362699826
OS Grid Coordinates: 423626, 399826
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4946, -1.6453
SK29NW LANGSETT MANCHESTER ROAD
10/74 Lower Hand Bank Farm-
Former inn, now house. Early C19. For William Payne, Lord of the Manor of Langsett.
Coursed squared stone, Welsh slate roof. Three storeys. Three-bay symmetrical,
gabled facade with single-storey lean-to wing to each side. Central 6-panel door
with overlight and cornice on console brackets. Tall sash windows, 16-pane to
ground floor, 12-pane with sill band to 1st floor. Shorter unequally-hung 12-pane
sashes to 2nd floor. Blind light in pedimented gable. Side wings each have a
round-arched window, blocked to right, with sash to left. 1st-floor sill band
continues across the side wings. Gable copings. Broad ashlar lateral stacks to
central block that to left with brick addition. Rear: central 6-panel door with
round-arched landing window above. 24-pane sashes to each side on ground and 1st
floors and smaller unequally-hung 12-pane sashes to 2nd floor. Similar sash in
apex. Right return: central door flanked by large casement windows.
Formerly the Rose and Crown public house.
Listing NGR: SK2362699826
Source: English Heritage
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