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Gradwells Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Ulnes Walton, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.6654 / 53°39'55"N

Longitude: -2.7515 / 2°45'5"W

OS Eastings: 350441

OS Northings: 419034

OS Grid: SD504190

Mapcode National: GBR 9V71.3S

Mapcode Global: WH865.P4YB

Entry Name: Gradwells Farmhouse

Listing Date: 17 April 1967

Last Amended: 30 January 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1072512

English Heritage Legacy ID: 184445

Location: Ulnes Walton, Chorley, Lancashire, PR26

County: Lancashire

District: Chorley

Civil Parish: Ulnes Walton

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Croston St Michael and All Angels

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text

SD 51 NW
9/191 Gradwells Farmhouse (Formerly
listed as in Ulnes Walton
17.4.67 Lane)
- II

Farmhouse, now house. C17, altered in 1878. Handmade brick with stone
quoins, stone slate roof. Three-bay baffle-entry plan with projecting porch
and rear outshut. Two storeys; 2-storey gabled porch in line with ridge
chimney at junction of 1st and 2nd bays has stone surround to slightly-arched
outer doorway and a label over the lintel, narrow C19 sashes window above and
in the gable the letters W G in brick; to right a glazed sun parlour added to
the front, a doorway to it inserted in the wall of the porch; otherwise, 3
windows on each floor, all C19 alterations with polychrome brick segmental
heads and coupled sashes. Left gable wall has porch in Gothic style with
datestone lettered JAL; right gable wall has a chimney behind the ridge and a

C19 lean-to; rear has out shut to 2nd and 3rd bays mostly surrounded by
additions. Interior: housepart in centre has 2 lateral ovolo-moulded beams,
2 service rooms in 3rd bay have similar beams, kitchen in 1st bay has 2
chamfered beams; outshut contains open well staircase with moulded string,
panelled square newels, barley-sugar balusters and moulded handrail; at 1st
floor ovolo moulded beams visible only in 1st bay; collar truss roof.

Listing NGR: SD5044119034

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

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