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Holly Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Bretherton, Lancashire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.677 / 53°40'37"N

Longitude: -2.7962 / 2°47'46"W

OS Eastings: 347502

OS Northings: 420348

OS Grid: SD475203

Mapcode National: GBR 8TXX.FN

Mapcode Global: WH85Z.0VR1

Entry Name: Holly Farmhouse

Listing Date: 27 March 1980

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1163230

English Heritage Legacy ID: 184277

Location: Bretherton, Chorley, Lancashire, PR26

County: Lancashire

District: Chorley

Civil Parish: Bretherton

Built-Up Area: 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 SOUTH ROAD
SD 42 SE
3/26
Holly Farmhouse
27.3.80
- II

Farmhouse now house. Probably later C17, altered. Handmade brick, stone
slate roof. Three-bay baffle-entry plan. Two storeys; panelled door in line
with ridge chimney at junction of 2nd and 3rd bays, an oval nameplate at 1st
floor above: HOLLY; 3 altered windows on each floor, all 3-light sliding
FARM
sashes, that to left of door enlarged and that to right with a long brick
label and the timber head and right jamb of an earlier window visible. Right
gable wall has external steps to a former loft; rear altered and covered by
additions. Altered ridge chimney stack, and cut-down chimney at rear left
corner. Interior: altered, inglenook heck remaining but no bressummer, 2
longitudinal beams (with stopped moulding) running directly into brick chimney
breast; similar beams in 3rd bay; 1st bay longitudinal partition removed but
cross-corner parlour fireplace remaining in altered condition.


Listing NGR: SD4750220348

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