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The Gables, Jackson Hill

A Grade II Listed Building in Forton, Lancashire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.9471 / 53°56'49"N

Longitude: -2.7923 / 2°47'32"W

OS Eastings: 348093

OS Northings: 450398

OS Grid: SD480503

Mapcode National: GBR 8QYS.8T

Mapcode Global: WH84T.21LX

Entry Name: The Gables, Jackson Hill

Listing Date: 9 January 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1163516

English Heritage Legacy ID: 185478

Location: Forton, Wyre, Lancashire, PR3

County: Lancashire

District: Wyre

Civil Parish: Forton

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Cockerham St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text

FORTON
SD 45 SE
1/87 The Gables, Jackson Hill
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GV II

House, mid-to-late C18 with C17 remains and C20 alterations. Pebbledashed
rubble with sandstone dressings and slate roof. 2 storeys, 3 bays. Windows
sashed with glazing bars and plain stone surrounds. Door, in central bay,
has stone surround with cornice hood and is flanked by lights (probably a
C20 alteration) which have sashes with glazing bars. Chimneys on gables,
to left of door, and to left of right-hand bay. Right-hand chimney cap has
weathered offset and moulded cornice. Inside, the left-hand room has 2
axial moulded beams of C17 type, both of which have scarf joints near the
gable wall. These may remain from a C17 house and may have been scarfed
when a firehood bressumer was removed. The entrance hall has one chamfered
and one moulded beam.


Listing NGR: SD4809350398

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