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Raikes Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Wyre, Lancashire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.8736 / 53°52'24"N

Longitude: -2.9892 / 2°59'21"W

OS Eastings: 335056

OS Northings: 442387

OS Grid: SD350423

Mapcode National: GBR 7RKN.M5

Mapcode Global: WH84X.1WTS

Entry Name: Raikes Farmhouse

Listing Date: 16 August 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1073151

English Heritage Legacy ID: 184794

Location: Wyre, Lancashire, FY5

County: Lancashire

District: Wyre

Town: Wyre

Electoral Ward/Division: Stanah

Built-Up Area: Thornton (Wyre)

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Little Thornton St John the Evangelist

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text

SD 34 SE THORNTON CLEVELEYS RAIKES ROAD

Raikes Farmhouse
2/17
II


Farmhouse, dated 1692, with C19 rear extension. Probably brick, now pebbledashed,
with stone cornice gutter and graded slate roof. Stone coping on left gable.
3-unit baffle-entry plan, one axial chimney stack and one gable chimney-stack.
2 storeys, asymmetrical; plain doorway, door recessed; one 2-light casement window
on each floor on the left, two 3-light casement windows on each floor on the right
(those on ground floor having keystones) all with stone sills and wooden frames.
Each gable wall has small sashed window on ground floor; right gable has inset square
sandstone tablet lettered in relief: B
T S
1692
Interior had a staircase, now removed, in right bay which was previously kitchen;
rush ceilings in upper floor and in outshut at rear of right bay.


Listing NGR: SD3505642387

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