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Owl Barn and Copeland Lodge

A Grade II Listed Building in Bretherton, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.6781 / 53°40'41"N

Longitude: -2.7821 / 2°46'55"W

OS Eastings: 348436

OS Northings: 420470

OS Grid: SD484204

Mapcode National: GBR 9T0X.H6

Mapcode Global: WH85Z.7TG4

Entry Name: Owl Barn and Copeland Lodge

Listing Date: 30 January 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1072566

English Heritage Legacy ID: 184267

Location: Bretherton, Chorley, Lancashire, PR26

County: Lancashire

District: Chorley

Civil Parish: Bretherton

Built-Up Area: Bretherton

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Bretherton St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 05/08/2015

SD 42 SE

Owl Barn and Copeland Lodge

(Formerly listed as Barn c.30m west of Copeland Farmhouse)

Barn, dated 1779 on lintel at east end. Handmade brick, stone slate roof. Rectangular plan, with recessed wagon doorway close to west end on north side, left of this a central doorway and a vertical rectangular window on each side, all segmental-headed; 3 diamond-pattern breathers between the windows and 5 above. East gable wall has 3 doorways with large rectangular stone lintels, that in the centre with an ogee-headed moulded panel stepped up in the centre and lettered G R A 1779; in the centre above a large circular pitching hole, a small owl hole in the apex, and diamond-pattern breathers on 4 levels including ground floor. Later addition at west end not included in the item.

Listing NGR: SD4843620470

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

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