History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Wash House West of Rear Wing of Hipping Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Leck, Lancashire

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 54.1769 / 54°10'36"N

Longitude: -2.5482 / 2°32'53"W

OS Eastings: 364316

OS Northings: 475815

OS Grid: SD643758

Mapcode National: GBR BNN4.3G

Mapcode Global: WH94W.T8RS

Entry Name: Wash House West of Rear Wing of Hipping Hall

Listing Date: 4 December 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1071669

English Heritage Legacy ID: 182450

Location: Leck, Lancaster, Lancashire, LA6

County: Lancashire

District: Lancaster

Civil Parish: Leck

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Tunstall St John the Baptist and Melling St Wilfred and Leck St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

Find accommodation in
Cowan Bridge

Listing Text

SD 67 NW

2/152 Wash house west of rear wing of
Hipping Hall


Outbuilding, probably used as wash house and privy and probably early
C19th. Sandstone with slate monopitch roof. Single storey. Front (east)
wall has 2 doorways, the left-hand one with plain stone surround, the
right-hand one with rubble jambs and a pointed arch. Between them is a
small window with plain stone surround. The right-hand, smaller,
compartment has a low stone bench against the right-hand wall. Above it
are 3 small blocked square openings with stone surrounds. The larger
compartment is open at the rear. 3 stone steps descend to a flagged floor
on 2 levels. Further stone steps lead to the stream which flows along the
rear wall of the building.

Listing NGR: SD6431675815

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

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.