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Clerk Hill

A Grade II Listed Building in Whalley, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.8223 / 53°49'20"N

Longitude: -2.3842 / 2°23'3"W

OS Eastings: 374806

OS Northings: 436290

OS Grid: SD748362

Mapcode National: GBR CSS7.MK

Mapcode Global: WH96Q.B6X3

Entry Name: Clerk Hill

Listing Date: 13 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1072040

English Heritage Legacy ID: 183535

Location: Whalley, Ribble Valley, Lancashire, BB7

County: Lancashire

District: Ribble Valley

Civil Parish: Whalley

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Whalley St Mary and All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text

SD 73 NW
2/50 Clerk Hill
- II

House, probably 1772 with earlier remains (Pevsner). Sandstone rubble,
painted at front, with hipped slate roof. 2 storeys. Facade has 2-bay
recessed centre with 2-bay projecting wings to each side, and has
chamfered quoins, band, and cornice with blocking course. Windows have
architraves and are sashed with no glazing bars. The left-hand bay of the
left-hand wing now has a C19 single-storey canted bay window. The 2 wings
are linked by a single-storey loggia carried on 2 Tuscan columns with
engaged columns as responds. The door, in the central bay, has an
architrave. To each side of the recessed centre are lead downspouts with
hoppers dated 'I?W 1719'. Chimneys to left of right-hand wing, set back in
centre of left-hand wing, and on left-hand wall. At the rear is a stair
window with plain stone surround and round head, and a Venetian window on
each floor which has sashes with glazing bars.

Listing NGR: SD7480636290

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