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Gannow House

A Grade II Listed Building in Burnley, Lancashire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.7898 / 53°47'23"N

Longitude: -2.2703 / 2°16'13"W

OS Eastings: 382289

OS Northings: 432641

OS Grid: SD822326

Mapcode National: GBR DSLM.86

Mapcode Global: WHB83.305H

Entry Name: Gannow House

Listing Date: 2 July 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1244807

English Heritage Legacy ID: 467058

Location: Burnley, Lancashire, BB12

County: Lancashire

District: Burnley

Town: Burnley

Electoral Ward/Division: Gannow

Built-Up Area: Burnley

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Burnley West All Saints St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text


BURNLEY

SD8232NW GANNOW LANE, Rose Grove
906-1/13/234 (South side)
02/07/75 No.108B
Gannow House

GV II

House. c1797. Built as residence for engineer of
Leeds-Liverpool Canal (Samuel Fletcher); altered. Coursed
squared sandstone rubble, stone slate roof. Rectangular
double-depth, double-fronted plan.
2 storeys and 3 windows, with a symmetrical south front facing
the canal; a central doorway with plain surround, now covered
by a shallow C20 gabled porch; a 1-light window above the
doorway, and two 3-light windows on each floor, all with
square-cut flush mullions, raised sills and plain lintels ,
and all these windows now with altered glazing. Small moulded
stone gutter brackets; gable chimneys. The rear has a central
doorway, a tall round-headed stair-window above this with
restored radiating glazing bars, a narrow window to the left
at ground floor and 2 vertical-rectangular windows on each
floor, all with plain surrounds that to the right at ground
floor with shutter lugs.
INTERIOR not inspected.
Forms group with associated former stable and coach-house,
No.108A (qv).

Listing NGR: SD8230132686

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