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Latitude: 53.4182 / 53°25'5"N
Longitude: -2.6883 / 2°41'17"W
OS Eastings: 354352
OS Northings: 391483
OS Grid: SJ543914
Mapcode National: GBR 9XNX.SD
Mapcode Global: WH87C.PB2X
Entry Name: Farmhouse at Former Bold Hall Estate
Listing Date: 2 September 2002
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1031890
English Heritage Legacy ID: 489784
Location: Bold, St. Helens, WA9
County: St. Helens
Civil Parish: Bold
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Merseyside
Church of England Parish: Farnworth St Luke
Church of England Diocese: Liverpool
1303/0/10007 Farmhouse at former Bold Hall Estate
Farmhouse, formerly house associated with stable range to former Bold Hall (now demolished). Early-mid C18 with late C19 alterations and additions. Attributed to Giacomo Leoni, and built as part of the Bold Hall Estate of Peter Bold, Member of Parliament for Wigan. Red brick with painted ashlar sandstone dressings, hipped roof and ashlar stacks to front and rear roof slopes.
PLAN: Rectangular plan, enlarged by single storey C19 extensions, and probably part of a planned complex of which the adjacent former stable range (q.v.) was a principal component.
EXTERIOR: North elevation (to former stable courtyard). Symmetrical 3-bay front of 2 storeys, rising from an ashlar plinth. Paired doorways to centre with narrow light between, and tall flanking windows. Upper floor with 3 windows set on narrow sill band. Window and door openings with quoined surrounds and channelled heads with integral keystones. C20 joinery throughout. Oversailing eaves cornice, and tall ashlar chimneys rising from front roof slope to either side of position of central upper floor window. South elevation (facing towards site of former hall) similarly detailed, but with advanced centre bay below pediment, and with C19 single-storey addition to right-hand side. East elevation with single ground floor window, west elevation with C20 porch to right, blocked door to left and single upper-floor window lighting staircase.
INTERIOR: Not inspected.
HISTORY: See list description for former stable range.
Forms a group with the former stable range (q.v.) to the east.
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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