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Close Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Pleasington, Blackburn with Darwen

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Latitude: 53.7461 / 53°44'46"N

Longitude: -2.5527 / 2°33'9"W

OS Eastings: 363644

OS Northings: 427893

OS Grid: SD636278

Mapcode National: GBR BTM3.4V

Mapcode Global: WH970.R3LG

Entry Name: Close Farmhouse

Listing Date: 27 September 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1362157

English Heritage Legacy ID: 184717

Location: Pleasington, Blackburn with Darwen, BB2

County: Blackburn with Darwen

Civil Parish: Pleasington

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Feniscowles Immanuel

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text


SD 636 278

1/44 Close Farmhouse
- II

Farmhouse, dated 1782 on eaves band. Coursed sandstone, stone slate
roof with stone gutter brackets, gable chimneys (of brick), kneelers
to the rear with ball finials. Two-bay double-pile plan. Two storeys,
symmetrical: rusticated quoins, bands on 3 levels (at heads of ground
floor windows, sills and heads of 1st floor windows); doorway with
plain surround and damaged glasshouse porch, 2 windows each floor all
sashed with glazing bars and 3 panes in each leaf. Attached at left
side is single storey lean-to of random rubble which has been mainly
altered, but has in the side wall the remains of flush-mullioned
windows, possibly to a loomshop.

Listing NGR: SD6364427893

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