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Latitude: 53.5758 / 53°34'32"N
Longitude: -2.8295 / 2°49'46"W
OS Eastings: 345172
OS Northings: 409120
OS Grid: SD451091
Mapcode National: GBR 8WP2.6X
Mapcode Global: WH86J.HDV2
Entry Name: Cranes Hall
Listing Date: 11 August 1972
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1196641
English Heritage Legacy ID: 386284
Location: Lathom, West Lancashire, Lancashire, L40
District: West Lancashire
Civil Parish: Lathom
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire
Church of England Parish: Ormskirk St Peter and St Paul
Church of England Diocese: Liverpool
SD40NE CRANES LANE
663-1/5/46 (South side)
11/08/72 Cranes Hall
House. C17, C18 and C19 in various builds and variously
altered and remodelled.
Roughcast render on stone and probably some brick, with stone
slate roofs. Irregular triple-pile plan formed by a small C17
element to the rear with additions in front and to the right.
Two storeys, with a facade of 3:1:1 windows, the 1-window bays
being successive additions. Before the additions the facade
was probably symmetrical, but the entrance is now in the 3rd
bay, with a canted stone porch which has 3 steps up to a
panelled door with overlight, and a moulded cornice with
blocking course; to the left of this are 2 segmental-headed
12-pane unhorned sashed windows with exposed boxes, and at 1st
floor 3 similar sashed windows.
The 4th and 5th bays are each slightly set back, the former
having French windows at ground floor and a 16-pane unhorned
sashed window and the latter a canted bay and a 12-pane sash.
Gable chimneys and 2 ridge chimneys. Various back extensions
with altered windows.
INTERIOR: C17 chamfered beam in back range; front range
remodelled and C17-style staircase installed in early C20.
HISTORY: said to have been Lathom estate manager's house,
enlarged and remodelled for occupation by 3rd Earl of Lathom.
Listing NGR: SD4517209120
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