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Farm Building at Whitehouse Farm

A Grade II Listed Building in Rainford, St. Helens

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.5015 / 53°30'5"N

Longitude: -2.7776 / 2°46'39"W

OS Eastings: 348515

OS Northings: 400819

OS Grid: SD485008

Mapcode National: GBR 9W1Y.FJ

Mapcode Global: WH86Y.97KZ

Entry Name: Farm Building at Whitehouse Farm

Listing Date: 23 August 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1343267

English Heritage Legacy ID: 216345

Location: Rainford, St. Helens, WA11

County: St. Helens

Civil Parish: Rainford

Built-Up Area: Rainford

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Merseyside

Church of England Parish: Rainford All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Liverpool

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Listing Text

SD 40 SE RAINFORD HIGHER LANE
(north side)

1/55 Farm Building
at Whitehouse
- Farm

G.V. II

Farmbuilding for Muncaster Hall home farm, now part of White
House Farm. 1860s. Rock-faced stone with slate roof. U-
plan, mostly of 2 storeys. East range has central gabled
through passage with elliptical archways. 2 storeys and 4
bays to left; windows with plain lintels and 2 lateral
stacks, one to end is octagonal and tapering. To right of
entrance, a segmental cart entrance and external stairs
leading to 1st floor gabieted entrance. Right return has
stable doors, windows and pitching holes. Courtyard facade 2
large altered entrances to left and entrances to right. Left
return has stable doors with pitching eyes above and
projecting barn with opposed entrances and ventilation
slits. Right return has several round-arched openings to
shelter sheds, most now with C20 infill.


Listing NGR: SD4851500819

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