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Cottage in Field Approximately 300 Metres North West on Anchor Farmhouse (Not Included)

A Grade II Listed Building in Burscough, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.6175 / 53°37'2"N

Longitude: -2.8282 / 2°49'41"W

OS Eastings: 345314

OS Northings: 413755

OS Grid: SD453137

Mapcode National: GBR 8VPL.HZ

Mapcode Global: WH86B.JBHM

Entry Name: Cottage in Field Approximately 300 Metres North West on Anchor Farmhouse (Not Included)

Listing Date: 1 March 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1196630

English Heritage Legacy ID: 386261

Location: Burscough, West Lancashire, Lancashire, L40

County: Lancashire

District: West Lancashire

Civil Parish: Burscough

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Burscough Bridge St John

Church of England Diocese: Liverpool

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Listing Text


663-1/3/19 (West side (off))
Cottage in field approx. 300m NW of
Anchor Farmhouse (not included)


Very small cottage, now derelict. Probably mid C19; altered.
Rendered brick walls of single thickness, slate roof. Linear
2-room plan with very small lean-to at rear of left room.
Damaged doorway flanked by damaged windows; gable chimneys.
Two rectangular stone fireplaces inside. A dwelling of almost
minimal size, said to have been inhabited until about 30 years
ago. Interesting and now very rare example of a type which was
formerly common in the mosslands of West Lancashire,
illustrative of aspects of C19 social history: see also the
Old Post Office, Hall Lane, LATHOM CP.

Listing NGR: SD4531413755

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