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The Old Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Poulton-le-Fylde, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.8289 / 53°49'44"N

Longitude: -2.983 / 2°58'58"W

OS Eastings: 335395

OS Northings: 437411

OS Grid: SD353374

Mapcode National: GBR 7SL5.Z5

Mapcode Global: WH859.40SZ

Entry Name: The Old Cottage

Listing Date: 16 August 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1072402

English Heritage Legacy ID: 184781

Location: Wyre, Lancashire, FY6

County: Lancashire

District: Wyre

Town: Wyre

Electoral Ward/Division: Hardhorn with High Cross

Built-Up Area: Poulton-le-Fylde

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Poulton-le-Fylde St Chad

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text

The Old Cottage


House, probably C18 rebuild of early C17 original, renovated with rear
extensions 1975. Brick, rendered, with slate roof. 3-bay cross-passage
plan with axial chimney stack between 2nd and 3rd bays. Door to cross-
passage between 1st and 2nd bays; three 2-light casement windows on each
floor, one to each bay; that on ground floor in 1st bay has single horizontal
glazing bars, all others have crossed glazing bars; ground floor window in
centre bay has low segmental arched head, all others square headed. Three
S-shaped tie-plates in facade. Interior: wooden service doorways in cross
paggage with lintel carved with 3 geometrical patterns over left door, and
"1614 RIS" over right door. Bridging beams in housepart have evidence of
scarf-joint in position suggesting earlier firehood. House possibly occupied
by Richard Silcock (Will 1616) or Richard Silcocke (Will 1680).

Listing NGR: SD3539537411

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

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