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High Riley Cottges

A Grade II Listed Building in Hyndburn, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.751 / 53°45'3"N

Longitude: -2.3363 / 2°20'10"W

OS Eastings: 377922

OS Northings: 428339

OS Grid: SD779283

Mapcode National: GBR DT42.03

Mapcode Global: WH96Y.2ZRB

Entry Name: High Riley Cottges

Listing Date: 22 August 1966

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1205813

English Heritage Legacy ID: 183832

Location: Hyndburn, Lancashire, BB5

County: Lancashire

District: Hyndburn

Town: Hyndburn

Electoral Ward/Division: Barnfield

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Accrington Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text

SD 72 NE
5/33 Nos. 1, 3, 5 and 7 High Riley Cottages
- II

Farmhouse, dated 1628, altered, with C19 extension, now 3 dwellings.
Random rubble with quoins, stone slate roof with 2 pairs of coupled
chimneys on the ridge, one chimney at right gable. Originally 3-bay
L-shaped plan with projecting wing to 3rd bay. Two storeys; gable of
wing has kneelers with finials, incorporates porch with chamfered
doorway on left, a datestone over it lettered "1628" ("2" reversed),
and has one 3-light stone mullion window on each floor and a small
blocked window in apex; to left are 2 similar windows on each floor
(4 lights at ground floor); all these windows have hoodmoulds and are
probably restorations. Rear has 2 original double-chamfered stone
mullion windows on each floor, all with hoodmoulds. Interior altered.
C19 addition on right in matching style. History: see Ainsworth
Homesteads pp.18-23.

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