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The Dower House

A Grade II Listed Building in Gisburn, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.9356 / 53°56'8"N

Longitude: -2.2643 / 2°15'51"W

OS Eastings: 382745

OS Northings: 448859

OS Grid: SD827488

Mapcode National: GBR DQMX.LY

Mapcode Global: WHB7B.6B0R

Entry Name: The Dower House

Listing Date: 16 November 1954

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1362321

English Heritage Legacy ID: 183394

Location: Gisburn, Ribble Valley, Lancashire, BB7

County: Lancashire

District: Ribble Valley

Civil Parish: Gisburn

Built-Up Area: Gisburn

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Gisburn St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text


12/75 The Dower House

House, late C18th. Sandstone ashlar with slate roof. 2 storeys. Facade has
2 2-storey canted bay windows, and a central 1st floor window with plain
ashlar reveals. All are either sashed with glazing bars or fixed with
glazing bars, and have sill bands. Above the 1st floor windows is a moulded
band and a cornice with blocking course. Above each projecting bay are 2
urns, with a further urn at each end of the facade. The central door has
an architrave, console brackets, and a moulded pediment. End chimneys. At
the rear are 2 3-light mullioned windows, that on the ground floor being of
C17th type, the 1st floor one of C18th type.

Listing NGR: SD8274548859

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