Description: Oak Cottage
Date Listed: 29 March 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 335741
OS Grid Reference: SK4782989425
OS Grid Coordinates: 447829, 389425
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3995, -1.2821
SK48NE WHISTON MORTHEN HALL LANE
8/105 Oak Cottage
(formerly listed as
Barn and Cottage
29.3.68 adjacent to
Morthen Hall on S.W.)
Barn and cottage now house. Early C19, altered. Deeply-coursed, squared rubble
sandstone, renewed pantile roof. 2 storeys, 5 bays. Quoinstrip to left end.
C20 casements with leaded lights. Bay 2 has C20 door in added stone porch
flanked by single-light windows. Left end bay has 4-light window within infilled
segmental-arched opening. Bay 4 has quoined, segmental archway now with garage
doors; 3-light window to left, renewed 2-light mullioned window with dripstone to
right. 1st floor: 3-light casement to each bay. Kneelers and square-cut gable
copings. Stack at eaves to right of bay 4, ridge stack to right of bay 1.
Left return: plinth, quoinstrips. Ground floor has C20 bay window flanked by
small oculi. Round-arched recess to 1st floor has moulded sill and flanking
oculi. Eaves band. Included for group value.
Listing NGR: SK4794789559
Source: English Heritage
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