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Farr House

A Grade II Listed Building in Tatham, Lancashire

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Latitude: 54.0786 / 54°4'42"N

Longitude: -2.5317 / 2°31'54"W

OS Eastings: 365307

OS Northings: 464872

OS Grid: SD653648

Mapcode National: GBR BPR8.PP

Mapcode Global: WH959.2RP4

Entry Name: Farr House

Listing Date: 24 February 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1071582

English Heritage Legacy ID: 182640

Location: Tatham, Lancaster, Lancashire, LA2

County: Lancashire

District: Lancaster

Civil Parish: Tatham

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Tatham Fells The Good Shepherd

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text


6/113 Farr House

House, mid and later C18th. Sandstone rubble with roof of slate at front and stone slate at rear. 2 storeys, 4 bays. Windows have glazing bars, plain stone surrounds, and flat-faced mullions. The right-hand 2 bays are earlier and have 3-light windows on the ground floor and ones of 2 lights above. Between bays is a door with plain stone surround. To the left, beyond a straight joint, are 2 bays with 2-light windows. To each side are doors with plain stone surrounds, the right-hand one now blocked and containing a window with central flat-faced mullion. Chimneys on gables, to right of left-hand bay, and between original house and extension. Inside, the earlier part of the house has a shouldered stone fireplace with pulvinated frieze and moulded cornice mantel. To its left is a built-in cupboard whose upper part has shouldered raised and fielded panels. The rear wall of this room is formed by raised and fielded panelling in oak. The dog-leg stair has turned balusters and newels with ball finials.

Listing NGR: SD6530764872

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

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