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Hurst Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Burscough, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.6205 / 53°37'13"N

Longitude: -2.8213 / 2°49'16"W

OS Eastings: 345774

OS Northings: 414082

OS Grid: SD457140

Mapcode National: GBR 8VRK.0W

Mapcode Global: WH86B.M8RB

Entry Name: Hurst Cottage

Listing Date: 1 March 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1196632

English Heritage Legacy ID: 386265

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


663-1/3/25 (East side)
Hurst Cottage


Farmhouse, now house. c.1700, enlarged and altered. Handmade
red brick, slate roof. Single-depth 2-unit plan plus former
shippon at left end (and C20 addition to rear). Two low
storeys, 1:2 windows. The principal element has a low stone
plinth and a 2-course band; a gabled porch at the right-hand
end with a round-headed doorway; 2 segmental-headed 3-light
casements at ground floor, and two 2-light casements above.
The portion to the left has a 3-light casement on each floor,
offset to right and left respectively. INTERIOR: inside the
porch, a heavy board door with strap hinges; in the former
hall or housepart at the south end two C18 beams with run-out
chamfer; formerly 2 service rooms in the next bay, but
partition removed and 2nd doorway blocked; in the former
shippon at the north end, 2 beams like those in the housepart;
large scarf-jointed purlins at 1st floor. Forms group with
barn approx. 5m north (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SD4577414081

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