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Lower Bencock Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Pleasington, Blackburn with Darwen

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Latitude: 53.7564 / 53°45'22"N

Longitude: -2.5279 / 2°31'40"W

OS Eastings: 365291

OS Northings: 429017

OS Grid: SD652290

Mapcode National: GBR BTS0.J5

Mapcode Global: WH96V.4VH5

Entry Name: Lower Bencock Farmhouse

Listing Date: 27 September 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1362158

English Heritage Legacy ID: 184721

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 653 290

2/48 Lower Bencock Farmhouse
- II

Farmhouse, C18. Watershot sandstone blocks with quoins, whitewashed,
tiled roof with brick chimney at left gable and later chimney in front of
ridge at right end. Double pile 2-bay plan. Two storeys; doorway offset
left of centre with plain jambs and slightly projecting lintel, left of
this on each floor one horizontal rectangular casement window with glazing
bars, right of it 3 smaller but similar windows (possibly loomshop
lights) and a vertical rectangular window above, also with glazing bars.
Entrance now in single-storey porch at left end. Right return wall has one
small window; rear has 3 ground floor windows. Interior: ground floor
back room extends whole length of house, and is separated by a timber-framed
partition wall.

Listing NGR: SD6529129017

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