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Forest Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Elswick, Lancashire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.839 / 53°50'20"N

Longitude: -2.8819 / 2°52'54"W

OS Eastings: 342064

OS Northings: 438440

OS Grid: SD420384

Mapcode National: GBR 8S91.WL

Mapcode Global: WH854.PRVV

Entry Name: Forest Farmhouse

Listing Date: 11 June 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1072052

English Heritage Legacy ID: 183573

Location: Elswick, Fylde, Lancashire, PR4

County: Lancashire

District: Fylde

Civil Parish: Elswick

Built-Up Area: Elswick

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Copp or Great Eccleston St Anne

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text

ELSWICK HIGH STREET
SD 43 NW Forest Farmhouse
5/3
-
- II

Farmhouse, probably C18 remodelling of C17 or earlier. Handmade brick, tile
front now covered with grey render scored to resemble stone, slate roof
with brick chimney just in front of the ridge. Three-bay baffle-entry
plan. Two storeys.; door in line with chimney at junction of 2nd and 3rd
bays , three low 3-light casements on each floor. Externally the principal
feature of interest is the right gable wail (narrowly separated from the
neighbouring barn) which incorporates 2 cruck blades. Interior: standard
C17 plan with central housepart, axially-partitioned 1st bay with parlour
to front and dairy to rear, kitchen in 3rd bay with spere, exposed beam and
joists; fielded panel doors.


Listing NGR: SD4206438440

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