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Fir Tree House

A Grade II Listed Building in Downham, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.8929 / 53°53'34"N

Longitude: -2.3271 / 2°19'37"W

OS Eastings: 378598

OS Northings: 444129

OS Grid: SD785441

Mapcode National: GBR DR5F.Z7

Mapcode Global: WH96C.7D3Z

Entry Name: Fir Tree House

Listing Date: 13 February 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1318042

English Heritage Legacy ID: 183343

Location: Downham, Ribble Valley, Lancashire, BB7

County: Lancashire

District: Ribble Valley

Civil Parish: Downham

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Downham St Leonard

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text


13/24 Fir Tree House

House, late C18th with C17th remains. Rubble with stone slate roof.
2 storeys, 2 bays. Ground-floor windows of 3 lights, the left-hand one
rebated and chamfered with splayed mullions, and hood. The right-hand
one has a plain stone surround and square mullions. The 1st floor
windows are of 2 lights with square mullions and plain stone surrounds.
The door, between bays, has plain reveals. End chimneys. Towards the
front of the right-hand gable is a narrow 2-storey lean-to, containing a
stair, with a blocked narrow chamfered window with segmental head,
visible at the front. To its left is a blocked doorway with chamfered
surround. The right-hand gable chimney has a projecting stack. Interior.
The right-hand room has, on each side of the present fireplace, a C18th
cupboard door of raised and fielded panels, the upper panels having ogee
heads. A C17th panelled door leads to the stair outshut, which contains
a spiral stone stair. The door at the rear of the room is also C17th
and panelled.

Listing NGR: SD7859844129

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