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Mayo Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Tarleton, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.6807 / 53°40'50"N

Longitude: -2.8273 / 2°49'38"W

OS Eastings: 345451

OS Northings: 420792

OS Grid: SD454207

Mapcode National: GBR 8TPW.P9

Mapcode Global: WH85Y.JRW4

Entry Name: Mayo Farmhouse

Listing Date: 11 October 1968

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1031333

English Heritage Legacy ID: 357763

Location: Tarleton, West Lancashire, Lancashire, PR4

County: Lancashire

District: West Lancashire

Civil Parish: Tarleton

Built-Up Area: Tarleton

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Tarleton Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text

SD 42 SE
4/60 No.17 (Mayo Farmhouse)

Farmhouse. Dated 1635 on porch (1685 when 1st listed); altered. White
painted render on handmade brick, slate roof. Three-bay baffle-entry plan
with addition to rear of 2nd and 3rd bays. Two storeys; single storey
gabled porch, in line with ridge chimney at junction of 1st and 2nd bays,
has slightly-arched outer doorway with panelled raised lettering on the
lintel, the lettering now worn and almost illegible: ( ) 1635 R ( ),
inner board door with strap hinges and pegged wooden doorcase; to left, 1st
bay is set back (continued eaves overhanging here); 3 windows on each
floor, all large modern alterations. Right-hand gable wall has a
partly-blocked 6-light mullioned window at 1st floor, with a label. Rear
altered. Interior: 1st and 2nd bays have back-to-back inglenook
fireplaces, that in the 2nd bay with cyma-stopped chamfered bressummer, 2
similarly decorated beams tenoned into it; formerly 2 doorways to 3rd bay,
one now blocked; partition between 2nd and 3rd bays timber framed with
wattle-and-daub panels (concealed).

Listing NGR: SD4545120792

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

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