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Lord Nelson Inn

A Grade II Listed Building in Clayton-le-Woods, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.7041 / 53°42'14"N

Longitude: -2.6365 / 2°38'11"W

OS Eastings: 358078

OS Northings: 423264

OS Grid: SD580232

Mapcode National: GBR BT1L.0X

Mapcode Global: WH975.G5R5

Entry Name: Lord Nelson Inn

Listing Date: 17 April 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1072540

English Heritage Legacy ID: 184301

Location: Clayton-le-Woods, Chorley, Lancashire, PR6

County: Lancashire

District: Chorley

Civil Parish: Clayton-le-Woods

Built-Up Area: Bamber Bridge

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Brindle St James

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text

SD 52 SE
5/50 Lord Nelson Inn
17.4.67 II

Public house, formerly farmhouse. Dated 1668 on porch; altered and extended.
Coursed squared sandstone with quoins, slate roof. F-plan modified by later
addition between wing and porch. Two storeys; 2-storey gabled porch at
junction of 2nd and 3rd bays has chamfered segmental-arched doorway, the
lintel lettered in relief "1688", 1st floor window of 2 round-headed lights
with moulded surrounds and remains of a hoodmould, and in right side an
inserted window at ground floor and a little peepwindow at 1st floor; to
right, an altered window on each floor; to left, overlapping the corner of the
porch, the canted side wall of a large gabled addition which projects between
the porch and wing, has quoins, a 3-light flush-mullion window at ground floor
of gable and a sash window above; gable of left wing, set back and overlapped
by the addition, has a similar flush mullion window at ground floor, (a
dripmould over it carried round the corner over a blocked doorway in the
return wall) and at 1st floor a 4-light double chamfered mullion window with a
hoodmould. Other features of less interest; chimneys altered. Interior:
altered and now open-plan, with imitation 1/4-round moulded beams, but wing
retains 2-light double-chamfered mullion window in formerly external
re-entrant wall, and a cross-corner fireplace with large cambered stone

Listing NGR: SD5807823264

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

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