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Swift's Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Heskin, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.623 / 53°37'22"N

Longitude: -2.7323 / 2°43'56"W

OS Eastings: 351664

OS Northings: 414304

OS Grid: SD516143

Mapcode National: GBR 9VCJ.8Z

Mapcode Global: WH86D.066B

Entry Name: Swift's Farmhouse

Listing Date: 17 April 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1362135

English Heritage Legacy ID: 184381

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 SW
13/127 Swift's Farmhouse

Farmhouse. Dated 1739 at attic level. Handmade brick, slate roof.
Double-depth 2-bay plan. Two storeys and attics; symmetrical, with gable
chimneys; bands on 2 levels; central studded board door with ornamental
strap hinges, 2 segmental-headed 4-pane sashes at ground floor, 2 at 1st
floor and a blind window in the centre, all these windows with gauged brick
heads; in centre above the upper band a datestone with scrolled surround,
inscribed S . Right return wall has various altered windows, mostly
segmental headed; rear has C19 windows, some blocked, and single storey
service wing. Interior: contemporary staircase, doglegged the full height,
with open string, one and 2 turned balusters per tread, and ramped

Listing NGR: SD5166414304

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