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Ottershead Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Lathom South, Lancashire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.5667 / 53°33'59"N

Longitude: -2.8376 / 2°50'15"W

OS Eastings: 344625

OS Northings: 408109

OS Grid: SD446081

Mapcode National: GBR 8WM6.G5

Mapcode Global: WH86J.DM02

Entry Name: Ottershead Farmhouse

Listing Date: 11 August 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1197062

English Heritage Legacy ID: 386396

Location: Lathom South, West Lancashire, Lancashire, L40

County: Lancashire

District: West Lancashire

Civil Parish: Lathom South

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Westhead St James

Church of England Diocese: Liverpool

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Listing Text


ORMSKIRK

SD40NW DICKS LANE, Westhead
663-1/4/185 (North side)
11/08/72 Ottershead Farmhouse

GV II

Farmhouse. Mid C18, altered. Red brick in Flemish bond on
sandstone plinth, with sandstone dressings and stone slate
roof. Rectangular double-depth plan with added service wing to
rear. Two storeys with attics, 2 windows, symmetrical, with a
high plinth of large dressed blocks, and rusticated quoins.
The doorway has a pedimented doorcase with banded pilasters,
triglyphs on the lintel, a pulvinated frieze, and a C20
panelled door. The windows are unhorned 12-pane sashes with
raised sills and wedge lintels. Gable chimneys. The left gable
has an altered attic window; the rear wall is of dressed stone
blocks up to 1st floor level, incorporating a lintel with
raised keystone over an altered doorway, and has two 3-light
sliding sash stair-windows in the centre, and various altered
windows. Forms group with associated barn approx. 15 metres to
the west (q.v.).


Listing NGR: SD4462508109

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