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Abbey Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Sawley, Lancashire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.9132 / 53°54'47"N

Longitude: -2.3423 / 2°20'32"W

OS Eastings: 377612

OS Northings: 446391

OS Grid: SD776463

Mapcode National: GBR DR25.PZ

Mapcode Global: WH964.ZWSY

Entry Name: Abbey Cottage

Listing Date: 27 April 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1165356

English Heritage Legacy ID: 183465

Location: Sawley, Ribble Valley, Lancashire, BB7

County: Lancashire

District: Ribble Valley

Civil Parish: Sawley

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Grindleton St Ambrose

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text

SD 74 NE SAWLEY

SD 776 463

3/146

Abbey Cottage

GV II

House, with late medieval remains. Rubble with roof of imitation stone
slates. 2 storeys. The north wall has 4 windows on each of 2 floors,
irregularly spaced and with plain reveals. The south wall has an outshut
and a projecting chimney stack at its left-hand end. A single-storey
gabled porch further right is a mid C20th replacement of a stair outshut.
To its left is one window, to its right 2. On the 1st floor are 2 windows.
All have plain reveals. The east gable is a mid C20th reconstruction,
with a chimney stack and with a window on each floor with chamfered
surround and Tudor-arched head. The west gable has a window with
chamfered surround and a central mullion, reconstructed. On the 1st floor
is a 3-light double hollow-chamfered mullioned window with round heads
to the lights and with a hood. Said to be a post-Reformation conversion
of part of the Abbot's House of Sawley Abbey (q.v.).


Listing NGR: SD7761246391

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