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Farm Building, the Southern of 2 Parallel Ranges Circa 100 Metres West of Bank Hall Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Bretherton, Lancashire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.6767 / 53°40'36"N

Longitude: -2.816 / 2°48'57"W

OS Eastings: 346195

OS Northings: 420339

OS Grid: SD461203

Mapcode National: GBR 8TSX.4Q

Mapcode Global: WH85Y.QV86

Entry Name: Farm Building, the Southern of 2 Parallel Ranges Circa 100 Metres West of Bank Hall Farmhouse

Listing Date: 30 January 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1163194

English Heritage Legacy ID: 184270

Location: Bretherton, Chorley, Lancashire, PR26

County: Lancashire

District: Chorley

Civil Parish: Bretherton

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Bretherton St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text

BRETHERTON LIVERPOOL ROAD
SD 42 SE
3/19 Farm building, the southern of 2
parallel ranges c.100 metres
- west of Bank Hall Farmhouse
GV II

Farm building housing several functions under one roof (probably stables,
cowhouse, barn). C17, subsequently extended and altered. Handmade brick with
some stone quoins, steeply-pitched stone slate roof. Rectangular plan of
unusual length (c.75 metres), on east-west axis; short modern addition at east
end (not included in the item); on south side, next to this addition, a
doorway with long and short jambstones and large stone lintel undercut to make
a segmental head, a brick label over this, a modern window next to this door
and another above; beyond, 7 segmental-headed windows at ground floor and
another above in the centre (probably a stairlight), but no windows at the
west end. North side has several stable doors, 2 sliding doors in the centre,
a wagon door to the west end, and at 1st floor slit breathers on 2 levels and
2 square loading doors. West gable wall has short brick ledges evenly
distributed over the whole surface (purpose unknown), a loading door in the
gable and a blocked one immediately beneath. Interior not inspected but
straight windbracing to the roof visible in some parts. History: associated
with Bank Hall, q.v.


Listing NGR: SD4619520339

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