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Latitude: 53.6393 / 53°38'21"N
Longitude: -2.3389 / 2°20'20"W
OS Eastings: 377688
OS Northings: 415915
OS Grid: SD776159
Mapcode National: GBR DV3C.F4
Mapcode Global: WH97J.1SHF
Entry Name: Hey House
Listing Date: 9 August 1966
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1067269
English Heritage Legacy ID: 210659
Location: Bury, BL8
Electoral Ward/Division: Ramsbottom
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester
Church of England Parish: Holcombe and Hawkshaw
Church of England Diocese: Manchester
SD 71 NE
HOLCOMBE OLD ROAD,
Built as hunting lodge c.1616; wings added later in C17. Stone. Divided into two
dwellings. Long rectangular plan. Two storeys. All windows with stone mullions and
transoms and small diamond panes. West wing contains old main entrance hall, with
wall seating made from pews from Whalley Abbey. C17 fireplace. Rear door said to
be carved with date 1616. East wing: much of the carved woodwork said to be from
Whalley Abbey. Fireplace dated 1671; overmantel perhaps later. Panelling in same
room possibly c.1700. Door from the Abbey. Fireplace more simply carved dated 1695
in dining room. Some panelling in a bedroom. Two stained-glass window medallions,
one dated 1616. Tunnel from kitchen has segmental-arched stone barrel vault. Holcombe Hunt established here 1708. (Country Life, April-June 1952)
Listing NGR: SD7768815915
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