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Park Head Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Whalley, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.8093 / 53°48'33"N

Longitude: -2.3867 / 2°23'12"W

OS Eastings: 374630

OS Northings: 434843

OS Grid: SD746348

Mapcode National: GBR CSSD.27

Mapcode Global: WH96Q.9JP3

Entry Name: Park Head Farmhouse

Listing Date: 13 February 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1164681

English Heritage Legacy ID: 183540

Location: Whalley, Ribble Valley, Lancashire, BB7

County: Lancashire

District: Ribble Valley

Civil Parish: Whalley

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Whalley St Mary and All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text

SD 73 SW
6/54 Park Head Farmhouse

House, probably early C17, altered 1838. Sandstone rubble with stone slate
roof. 2 storeys. Main range of 2 bays with mullioned and transomed
windows, ovolo-moulded with outer chamfer, the stonework now worn and
partly repaired with cement. The left-hand bay has 8 lights on the ground
floor and 6 above. The right-hand bay has 10 lights on the ground floor
and 8 above. At the left on the ground floor is a 2-light C19 mullioned
window. Between bays is a single-storey gabled porch. The door has a
chamfered stone surround with pointed arch. Above is a plaque inscribed:
'IT [John Taylor] 1838'. At the left is a one-bay cross-wing which has C19
mullioned windows, of 4 lights on the ground floor and 3 above. Set back
at the left is a projection which has a 2-light mullioned window between
storeys, and a ground-floor doorway with plain reveals within an earlier
window opening. Chimneys on left-hand wall of cross-wing, with projecting
stack, and on right-hand gable. Right-hand gable has coping with kneelers
and finials.

Listing NGR: SD7463034843

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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