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Tan Pits Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Anderton, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.6171 / 53°37'1"N

Longitude: -2.5735 / 2°34'24"W

OS Eastings: 362158

OS Northings: 413546

OS Grid: SD621135

Mapcode National: GBR BVGM.M3

Mapcode Global: WH97L.FBRX

Entry Name: Tan Pits Farmhouse

Listing Date: 30 January 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1072562

English Heritage Legacy ID: 184257

Location: Anderton, Chorley, Lancashire, PR6

County: Lancashire

District: Chorley

Civil Parish: Anderton

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Adlington St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text

SD 61 SW
14/6 Tan Pits Farmhouse

Farmhouse, now office. Dated 1722 on lintel, but probably earlier altered
at that date. Coursed gritstone squared in 2 different sizes, with large
quoins, slate roof. Two bays, with rear outshut to 1st bay and large
single-storey rear extension, lean-to addition at right end. Two storeys:
offset right of centre a board door with square jambs and rectangular
lintel lettered in relief A ; to right an irregular tear-joint separates
larger masonry from smaller, the right portion having a plinth and two
3-light windows, the upper with flush mullions; to left the re-built wall
of smaller masonry has 2 rectangular altered windows. Chimneys on centre
of ridge and at right gable. Left gable wall of very large blocks has an
altered 3-light window on each floor towards the rear, and single-light
attic window in the apex. Right gable wall has blocked former opening
under lean-to. Interior: mostly altered, but contains large 1/4-round
moulded lateral beams in front: and rear parts of 1st bay, and beams like
wallplates incorporated in the side and rear walls of the rear room.

Listing NGR: SD6215813546

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

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