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Browsholme Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Bowland Forest Low, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.9018 / 53°54'6"N

Longitude: -2.4831 / 2°28'59"W

OS Eastings: 368356

OS Northings: 445181

OS Grid: SD683451

Mapcode National: GBR CR3B.61

Mapcode Global: WH968.T6R4

Entry Name: Browsholme Farmhouse

Listing Date: 16 November 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1072276

English Heritage Legacy ID: 183063

Location: Bowland Forest Low, Ribble Valley, Lancashire, BB7

County: Lancashire

District: Ribble Valley

Civil Parish: Bowland Forest Low

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

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Listing Text


14/12 Browsholme Farmhouse

House, possibly a conversion of a C17th farm building, with extension of
1900 in keeping. Sandstone rubble with stone slate roof. 2 storeys.
South facade has the earlier, gabled, wing to the right. On the ground
floor, to the right of the porch, is a wide entrance with a triangular head
of 2 pieces of stone, now blocked to form a window, which has 2 square
stone mullions. On the 1st floor is a tall 2-light window with plain
stone surround and square mullion. To its left, above the porch, is a
blocked doorway with triangular head. At attic level is a blocked rebated
and chamfered surround. The porch has a moulded doorway with 2-centred
head, a plaque with a carved deer over, and a coping with ball finial.
To the right the roof line of the wing is continued down over a one-bay
outshut whose ground-floor window is set within a blocked doorway with
triangular head. The 1st floor window is modern with long-and-short
jambs. To the left is a wing of one bay, the south wall having a 6-light
chamfered mullioned and transomed window with hood. The 1st floor is
blank with a plaque inscribed 'IPB 1900'. The west, gable, wall has a
3-light chamfered mullioned window with hood on each floor. Chimney on
each side of the earlier wing. The gables have copings.

Listing NGR: SD6835345183

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

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