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Block of Farm Buildings to North of Halliwell Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Wrightington, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.572 / 53°34'19"N

Longitude: -2.7288 / 2°43'43"W

OS Eastings: 351832

OS Northings: 408618

OS Grid: SD518086

Mapcode National: GBR 9WD4.08

Mapcode Global: WH86L.1HT0

Entry Name: Block of Farm Buildings to North of Halliwell Farmhouse

Listing Date: 25 June 1973

Last Amended: 11 November 1991

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1073027

English Heritage Legacy ID: 357905

Location: Wrightington, West Lancashire, Lancashire, WN8

County: Lancashire

District: West Lancashire

Civil Parish: Wrightington

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Up Holland St Thomas

Church of England Diocese: Liverpool

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Listing Text

1283-/10/10008 Block of farm buildings to north
of Halliwell Farmhouse

Barn with attached cartshed. Dated 1663 on west side; altered, and part recently restored. Coursed thin sandstone rubble with quoins, composition tile roof. T-plan: 4-bay barn on north-south axis with aisle to east side of 2 southern bays and wing on west side of 2nd bay. Altered full-height waggon entrance on east side of 3rd bay (former opposed entrance on west side blocked), various slit breathers (on 4 levels of north gable); datestone on west side of lst bay with raised lettering H
Large west wing with 2 segmental-headed arches on south side and loft doorway in west gable. INTERIOR: principal-rafter roof trusses with stop-chamfered tie-beams and raked struts, 2 pairs of purlins with windbraces to the upper; aisle-post to outshut with angle-braces to tie-beam and to aisle-plate; wooden boskins arranged laterally in south bay, with feeding passage on north side. Forms group with Halliwell's Farmhouse.

Listing NGR: SD5183208618

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