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Bury Farm Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Brindle, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.7052 / 53°42'18"N

Longitude: -2.6278 / 2°37'39"W

OS Eastings: 358656

OS Northings: 423376

OS Grid: SD586233

Mapcode National: GBR BT2L.WJ

Mapcode Global: WH975.L4WC

Entry Name: Bury Farm Cottage

Listing Date: 17 April 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1362099

English Heritage Legacy ID: 184300

Location: Brindle, Chorley, Lancashire, PR6

County: Lancashire

District: Chorley

Civil Parish: Brindle

Built-Up Area: Bamber Bridge

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Brindle St James

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 02/02/2016

SD 52 SE

Bury Farm Cottage

(Formerly listed as Bury Farmhouse)


Farmhouse, now house. Dated 1699 over door; altered. Coursed sandstone rubble, slate roof. Three-bay baffle-entry plan plus a former farm building at left end remodelled as extension to house. Two storeys; doorway in line with rebuilt chimney at junction of 1st and 2nd bays has moulded surround, large rectangular lintel undercut to make a depressed pointed arch, a moulded cornice and rising from this a datestone with hollowed surround to a shouldered panel lettered in relief WIEIT 1699; to right, recessed hollow-chamfered mullioned windows of 4 and 3 lights with hoodmoulds, and at 1st floor hollow chamfered flush mullion windows of 3 and 3 lights. To left all openings have been rebuilt or inserted with materials from the former Clayton Hall (Clayton-le-Woods CP), including ovolo-and-fillet mullions: 2 lights at ground floor and 3 above, and in the remodelled part 4 lights below and 3 above. Left gable has re-located window, formerly in gable of house, of 3 stepped round-headed lights with hollow spandrels and stepped hoodmould. Rear has modern flush mullion windows.

Interior: inglenook fireplace with stop-chamfered bressummer, C18 inserted fireplace with stone jambs and corbelled lintel; two 1/4-round moulded beams; exposed timber-framed partition wall.

Listing NGR: SD5865623376

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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