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Anderton Mill Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Mawdesley, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.6227 / 53°37'21"N

Longitude: -2.7415 / 2°44'29"W

OS Eastings: 351054

OS Northings: 414271

OS Grid: SD510142

Mapcode National: GBR 9V9K.83

Mapcode Global: WH86C.V6QM

Entry Name: Anderton Mill Cottage

Listing Date: 30 January 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1072500

English Heritage Legacy ID: 184408

Location: Mawdesley, Chorley, Lancashire, L40

County: Lancashire

District: Chorley

Civil Parish: Mawdesley

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Mawdesley with Bispham St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text

SD 51 SW
13/154 Anderton Mill Cottage
- II

Miller's cottage, now house. Dated 1799 on porch, but incorporating some
earlier fabric; altered. Sandstone: front and gables of regular coursed
blocks, rear of random rubble, with quoins; slate roof with brick chimneys.
L-plan: 3 bays with rear wing to left half. Two storeys; in 1st bay a
single-storey gabled porch with oval panel on lintel inscribed 1799 (with a
flourish each side) and red tiled roof, and flanking this fixed windows
with 4 and 6 panes; further right a vertical joint to half height with long
and short stones suggesting the left jamb of a former wagon entrance, a
3-light casement in this part and a 2-light sliding sash to the 3rd bay; at
1st floor, sliding sash windows of 3, 3, and 2 lights. Rear: rear wing
mostly random rubble but raised by 5 courses of masonry like the front;
doorways into wing and 3rd bay, one small window on each floor. Interior:
altered, but 3rd bay contains one exceptionally large chamfered beam.
History: associated with windmill which formerly stood a few metres to

Listing NGR: SD5105414271

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