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Lower Browtop Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Quernmore, Lancashire

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Latitude: 54.0153 / 54°0'55"N

Longitude: -2.7304 / 2°43'49"W

OS Eastings: 352237

OS Northings: 457943

OS Grid: SD522579

Mapcode National: GBR 9QC0.PD

Mapcode Global: WH84G.1B3N

Entry Name: Lower Browtop Farmhouse

Listing Date: 7 March 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1071747

English Heritage Legacy ID: 182233

Location: Quernmore, Lancaster, Lancashire, LA2

County: Lancashire

District: Lancaster

Civil Parish: Quernmore

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

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Listing Text


7/169 Lower Browtop Farmhouse

- II

House, 1673, altered. Slobbered rubble with stone slate roof. 2-cell
end-lobby-entry plan. 2 storeys. Original house of 2 bays with drip course.
Windows have rebated and chamfered surrounds with mullions removed. Those to
left-hand bay originally of 3 lights. The right-hand bay has 1 mullion
remaining in a former 4-light window. On the ground floor are paired sash
windows in a plain stone surround, separated by a square mullion. At the
right is a doorway with cyma-moulded surround and a battlemented lintel
inscribed: 'LP 1673'. Further right is a bay added in the C19th which has
paired windows with plain stone surrounds and central square mullion. On the
1st floor they are fixed with glazing bars, on the ground floor sashed.
Chimneys on gables and to right of doorway. At the rear (south) is awing
with a chamfered window of C18th type on the 1st floor of its east wall,
formerly of 6 lights, with 4 now blocked.

Listing NGR: SD5223757943

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

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