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Fox Ghyll

A Grade II Listed Building in Bolton-by-Bowland, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.9448 / 53°56'41"N

Longitude: -2.3235 / 2°19'24"W

OS Eastings: 378864

OS Northings: 449908

OS Grid: SD788499

Mapcode National: GBR DQ6T.RM

Mapcode Global: WH965.83TM

Entry Name: Fox Ghyll

Listing Date: 20 February 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1072174

English Heritage Legacy ID: 183234

Location: Bolton-by-Bowland, Ribble Valley, Lancashire, BB7

County: Lancashire

District: Ribble Valley

Civil Parish: Bolton-by-Bowland

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Bolton by Bowland St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text


SD 78 49

13/62 Fox Ghyll
- II

House, C17th, altered. Coursed sandstone rubble with slate roof.
2 storeys, 5 bays. Windows mullioned, with inner hollow chamfer
and outer chamfer, some restored. To the left of the single-storey
gabled porch (in the 4th bay) are ones of 5 lights, 3 lights and 5
lights. To the right is one of 3 lights. On the 1st floor are
windows of 5 lights, 3 lights, 4 lights, 2 lights and 3 lights.
The porch, dated 1912 on a sundial plate over the door, has an ashlar
front and chamfered doorway with Tudor-arched head. Stone
gutter corbels. Chimneys, with grouped octagonal rendered caps,
on left-hand gable, between bays 2 and 3, and between bays 4 and 5.
Gable copings. At the rear are C20th extensions in keeping. Interior.
Exposed main ceiling joists. Centre room has C18th fireplace with
fluted false keystone, taken from Bolton Hall. The right-hand room
has a shouldered fireplace with Tudor-arched head, possibly late C17th.

Listing NGR: SD7886449908

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

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