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Brimmicroft Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Withnell, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.717 / 53°43'1"N

Longitude: -2.569 / 2°34'8"W

OS Eastings: 362543

OS Northings: 424664

OS Grid: SD625246

Mapcode National: GBR BTHG.L8

Mapcode Global: WH970.HTWT

Entry Name: Brimmicroft Farmhouse

Listing Date: 1 March 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1072488

English Heritage Legacy ID: 184473

Location: Withnell, Chorley, Lancashire, PR5

County: Lancashire

District: Chorley

Civil Parish: Withnell

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Hoghton Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text

SD 62 SW
6/219 Brimmicroft Farmhouse

Farmhouse, now house. Dated 1710 on lintel but probably earlier with porch
added at that date; recently renovated. Mostly sandstone random rubble with
quoins, stone slate roof. Three-bay baffle-entry plan with added porch in
line with ridge chimney at junction of 1st and 2nd bays, added rear outshut to
left end. Two storeys; wide 2-storey gabled porch of squared sandstone has
doorway offset right with moulded surround and shaped lintel lettered H ;
all windows now have concrete surrounds and mullions imitating C17
double-chamfered windows: 3 lights at 1st floor of porch, three of 3 lights at
ground floor and two of 2 lights above; in left gable 3 and 4 at ground floor
and one of 3 lights above; in right gable 4 lights at ground floor and 3
lights above; and at rear two of 3 lights at ground floor and one of 2 lights
above. Interior: housepart in middle bay believed to contain inglenook with
shouldered stone heck and stop-chamfered bressummer, 2-light firewindow (now
internal); and 2 large longitudinal beams.

Listing NGR: SD6254324664

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

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