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Lowlands Farmhouse and Barns Adjoining to North and South

A Grade II Listed Building in Newton, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.9495 / 53°56'58"N

Longitude: -2.462 / 2°27'43"W

OS Eastings: 369775

OS Northings: 450479

OS Grid: SD697504

Mapcode National: GBR CQ7R.SY

Mapcode Global: WH95X.4ZWL

Entry Name: Lowlands Farmhouse and Barns Adjoining to North and South

Listing Date: 16 November 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1072252

English Heritage Legacy ID: 183111

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


Lowlands Farmhouse and barns adjoining
18/60 to north and south

House, probably early C19th with C17th remains. Slobbered limestone rubble
with sandstone dressings and slate roof. 2 storeys. House of 2 bays with
central entry and end stacks. The windows have plain stone surrounds and
6-pane sashes. The moulding of the door jambs continues upwards to make a
shape on the face of the lintel, which has 'W I S 1678' inscribed on the
face, together with a decorative motif, and 'R' and 'S' inscribed at the sides.
To the left is an agricultural building, of the same build and under a
continuous roof. The front wall is blank on the ground floor and has a 1st
floor pitching hole with plain stone surround and segmental soffit to the
lintel. The left-hand gable has a blocked doorway with long-and-short jambs,
now blocked to form a window. To the right of the house is a barn, also
under a continuous roof. It has a wide opening with segmental arch of
punched voussoirs. To its right is a blocked door with plain stone surround,
now a window. The right-hand gable wall has 2 outer shippon doors with
plain stone surrounds, now blocked to form windows. A central door has long
and short jambs and a lintel with debased 4-centred arch inscribed 'EWS 1671 RS'.

Listing NGR: SD6977550479

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

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