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Wards O'th' Hill Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Hoghton, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.7287 / 53°43'43"N

Longitude: -2.5855 / 2°35'7"W

OS Eastings: 361470

OS Northings: 425967

OS Grid: SD614259

Mapcode National: GBR BTDB.13

Mapcode Global: WH970.8J2W

Entry Name: Wards O'th' Hill Farmhouse

Listing Date: 17 April 1967

Last Amended: 30 January 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1072496

English Heritage Legacy ID: 184401

Location: Hoghton, Chorley, Lancashire, PR5

County: Lancashire

District: Chorley

Civil Parish: Hoghton

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 NW
2/147 Ward's o'th' Hill Farmhouse
17.4.67 (Formerly listed as Ward o'
th' Hill Farmhouse with stables
or Granary buildings adjoining)

Farmhouse and attached granary. Probably early C18, altered. Squared
sandstone in graduated courses, with quoins, slate roof on 2 levels with
brick chimneys at the gables of the higher part. Rectangular 3-bay plan.
Two storeys, but 1st bay lower and roof of steeper pitch; entrance by plain
doorway in 1st bay (next to junction), modern brick lean-to porch to 2nd
bay (lst of higher part); chamfered mullion windows: 2 lights at 1st floor
of 1st bay, two of 3 lights at ground floor of 3rd bay, altered window at
ground floor of 2nd bay and 1st floor of 3rd bay. Rear: 1st bay has one
formerly-mullioned 3-light window on each floor, now 2-light casements, and
a small 2-light stairlight window, the higher part has 2 windows on each
floor, one at ground floor altered and enlarged and others all 3-lights
with chamfered mullions. Granary at north end, set back, lower, with stone
steps to loft door. Interior: slim beams with small chamfer; fielded panel

Listing NGR: SD6147025967

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

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