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Smelthwaites Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Newton, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.9404 / 53°56'25"N

Longitude: -2.4407 / 2°26'26"W

OS Eastings: 371166

OS Northings: 449458

OS Grid: SD711494

Mapcode National: GBR CQDW.D6

Mapcode Global: WH963.G7Z1

Entry Name: Smelthwaites Farmhouse

Listing Date: 16 November 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1072213

English Heritage Legacy ID: 183121

Location: Newton, Ribble Valley, Lancashire, BB7

County: Lancashire

District: Ribble Valley

Civil Parish: Newton

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Slaidburn St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text


15/70 Smelthwaites Farmhouse
- II

House, 1688, altered. Slobbered sandstone rubble with stone slate roof.
2 storeys. The front (south) wall has sashed windows with plain stone
surrounds. Between the 2 chimney stacks there are 3 on the 1st floor and 2
on the ground floor. To the right of the right-hand stack is a window on
each floor. To their left is a door with plain stone surround, with a shaped
lintel 'GC AC 1688' re-set over it. At the far right is a modern garage
entrance. The rear wall, between the 2 chimneys, has 2 one-light chamfered
blocked windows, one at the left and one towards the centre, the latter with
a segmental head. Between them is a tall C18th 3-light window with square
mullions. At the right is a 3-light rebated and chamfered mullioned window.
On the 1st floor are 2 window with plain stone surrounds, the left-hand one
being fixed with glazing bars, the right-hand one sashed. At the far left
the building is wider, with a 6-pane sash with plain reveals on the ground
floor and an outshut further left. Inside there are 2 chamfered ceiling

Listing NGR: SD7116649458

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

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