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Craggs Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Heskin, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.6228 / 53°37'22"N

Longitude: -2.7251 / 2°43'30"W

OS Eastings: 352136

OS Northings: 414277

OS Grid: SD521142

Mapcode National: GBR 9VDK.T1

Mapcode Global: WH86D.36LH

Entry Name: Craggs Farmhouse

Listing Date: 17 April 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1362097

English Heritage Legacy ID: 184386

Location: Heskin, Chorley, Lancashire, PR7

County: Lancashire

District: Chorley

Civil Parish: Heskin

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Wrightington with Heskin St James the Great

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text

SD 51 NW
13/132 Craggs Farmhouse
- II

Farmhouse. Dated 1662 on porch, extended and altered. Coursed thin
sandstone rubble, red tiled roof. T-plan; 2-bay end-baffle-entry house with
added 3rd bay, and rear wing. All 2 storeys; to right hand side of 2nd bay
a gabled single-storey porch with lintel lettered in relief 1662, studded
inner door with ornamental strap hinges; to the left, two 5-light
double-chamfered mullion windows with hoodmoulds, above these 2 large
cross-windows, one with a sliding-sash opening, and at left end an inserted
door; to right of porch a vertical joint, and right of this a door at
ground floor and a window like the others at 1st floor. Rear wing has a
large external chimney stack on the north side, and in the rear gable one
window on each floor, the upper being an old cross-window with lead cames
remaining in one light (this part may be earlier than the front range).
Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SD5213614277

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