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New High Riley Farmhouse and Attached Shippon and Barn

A Grade II Listed Building in Hyndburn, Lancashire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.7515 / 53°45'5"N

Longitude: -2.3385 / 2°20'18"W

OS Eastings: 377775

OS Northings: 428395

OS Grid: SD777283

Mapcode National: GBR DT31.JY

Mapcode Global: WH96Y.1YPY

Entry Name: New High Riley Farmhouse and Attached Shippon and Barn

Listing Date: 22 August 1966

Last Amended: 9 March 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1072760

English Heritage Legacy ID: 183833

Location: Hyndburn, Lancashire, BB5

County: Lancashire

District: Hyndburn

Town: Hyndburn

Electoral Ward/Division: Barnfield

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Accrington St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text

ACCRINGTON SANDY LANE
SD 72 NE
5/34 New High Riley Farmhouse and
attached shippon and barn.
22.8.1966 (formerly listed as New High
Riley (with tower and barn

- II

Farmstead with attached tower, 1834. Sandstone, house of watershot
coursing, remainder of rubble, roof of slates and some stone slates.
Roughly U-shaped plan. The only feature of interest is the west (rear)
facade which is roughly symmetrical with high embattled 2-stage tower
dominating the barn in the centre, which has a tall 2-centred arch with
a smaller pointed arched opening above. Each gabled wing has in the
apex a very large quatrefoil panel enclosing a small square window,
3 windows at ground floor and one at 1st floor, all in pointed arches.
History: Built by the manufacturing Hargreaves family in 1834, probably
as eye-catcher in view from Oak Hill (see Ainsworth Homesteads pp.24-27
and Mannex Directory Mid Lancs 1854 p.394).


Listing NGR: SD7777528395

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