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Hey House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Ramsbottom, Bury

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.6393 / 53°38'21"N

Longitude: -2.3389 / 2°20'20"W

OS Eastings: 377688

OS Northings: 415915

OS Grid: SD776159

Mapcode National: GBR DV3C.F4

Mapcode Global: WH97J.1SHF

Entry Name: Hey House

Listing Date: 9 August 1966

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1067269

English Heritage Legacy ID: 210659

Location: Bury, BL8

County: Bury

Electoral Ward/Division: Ramsbottom

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Holcombe and Hawkshaw

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Listing Text

SD 71 NE
3/142

HOLCOMBE OLD ROAD,
Hey House

9.8.66

II*

Built as hunting lodge c.1616; wings added later in C17. Stone. Divided into two
dwellings. Long rectangular plan. Two storeys. All windows with stone mullions and
transoms and small diamond panes. West wing contains old main entrance hall, with
wall seating made from pews from Whalley Abbey. C17 fireplace. Rear door said to
be carved with date 1616. East wing: much of the carved woodwork said to be from
Whalley Abbey. Fireplace dated 1671; overmantel perhaps later. Panelling in same
room possibly c.1700. Door from the Abbey. Fireplace more simply carved dated 1695
in dining room. Some panelling in a bedroom. Two stained-glass window medallions,
one dated 1616. Tunnel from kitchen has segmental-arched stone barrel vault. Holcombe Hunt established here 1708. (Country Life, April-June 1952)


Listing NGR: SD7768815915

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