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Hacking Hobs

A Grade II Listed Building in Preston, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.8235 / 53°49'24"N

Longitude: -2.6085 / 2°36'30"W

OS Eastings: 360043

OS Northings: 436534

OS Grid: SD600365

Mapcode National: GBR BS77.23

Mapcode Global: WH96L.X514

Plus Code: 9C5VR9FR+CJ

Entry Name: Hacking Hobs

Listing Date: 22 November 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1072299

English Heritage Legacy ID: 183014

Location: Longridge, Ribble Valley, Lancashire, PR3

County: Lancashire

District: Ribble Valley

Civil Parish: Longridge

Built-Up Area: Longridge

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Longridge St Lawrence

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text


7/128 Hacking Hobs


House, early C17th, altered. Rendered sandstone rubble with slate roof.
T-plan. 2 storeys with attic. The west wall has 2 windows with plain
stone surrounds on the ground floor, the right-hand one being sashed with
glazing bars, the other being sashed. On the 1st floor is a double-
chamfered surround to a former 3-light mullioned window. Towards the left
is a single-storeyed gabled extension. The chimney is central and the
gables have copings with kneelers. The left-hand (north) gable has a sashed
window with plain stone surround on each floor, with a double-chamfered
one-light attic window. The right-hand gable has a cyma-moulded door
surround, now within a modern porch, and a tripartite sashed window with
square stone mullions. The south wall of the rear wing has a similar
window on each floor. Inside there is said to be a plaque dated 1606 in
one of the ground-floor rooms.

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

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