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Summersgill Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Wray-with-Botton, Lancashire

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Latitude: 54.0649 / 54°3'53"N

Longitude: -2.5489 / 2°32'55"W

OS Eastings: 364174

OS Northings: 463351

OS Grid: SD641633

Mapcode National: GBR BPMF.ZM

Mapcode Global: WH95G.T3F4

Entry Name: Summersgill Farmhouse

Listing Date: 4 October 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1362578

English Heritage Legacy ID: 182666

Location: Wray-with-Botton, Lancaster, Lancashire, LA2

County: Lancashire

District: Lancaster

Civil Parish: Wray-with-Botton

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Wray Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text


5/130 Summersgill Farmhouse
- II

House, late C17th. Sandstone rubble with stone slate roof. 2 storeys.
North wall has single-storey extension, probably C19th, extending forwards
at left. To its right is a 3-light window with flat-faced mullions. At the
left on the 1st floor is a 3-Light rebated and chamfered mullioned window. To its right is a window with rebated and chamfered surround. The present
entrance is into the extension, in the angle with the main house and
covered by a modern timber porch. It has a re-set moulded surround with
segmental head inscribed: 'RA 1672 IR'. The right-hand gable wall has a
projecting stack with offsets. The left-hand gable has a drip course over
the 2 3-light ground-floor windows which have rebated surrounds and
channelled flat-faced mullions. On the 1st floor are 2 3-light rebated and
chamfered mullioned windows under a hood. Above is a similar 2-light
blocked attic window. Inside, above the door from the extension into the
main house, is a a plaque shaped like an inverted heart. It is inscribed:
'RRE 1725'. At the rear of the original house is a spiral stone stair, the
treads now covered with timber. The right-hand room has an exposed
chamfered main ceiling joist.

Listing NGR: SD6417463351

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

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