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Hough House Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Brindle, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.7018 / 53°42'6"N

Longitude: -2.6204 / 2°37'13"W

OS Eastings: 359138

OS Northings: 422998

OS Grid: SD591229

Mapcode National: GBR BT4M.HQ

Mapcode Global: WH975.Q6CY

Entry Name: Hough House Farmhouse

Listing Date: 30 January 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1072575

English Heritage Legacy ID: 184295

Location: Brindle, Chorley, Lancashire, PR6

County: Lancashire

District: Chorley

Civil Parish: Brindle

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
- Hough House Farmhouse


Farmhouse. C17 or earlier, altered probably in C18; now house. Cruck-framed
and coursed squared sandstone with large quoins on base of very large dressed
rectangular blocks, steeply-pitched slate roof with modern chimney on ridge.
Three-bay plan with projecting porch/kitchen at junction of 2nd and 3rd bays
on east side, former porch at junction of 1st and 2nd bays on west side. One
and a half storeys; gabled porch on east side has door in right side wall,
3-light chamfered flush mullion window in gable wall; to left, a similar
3-light window and a square casement; to right, a small blocked window (like a
firewindow). Left gable has an extruded brick chimney, 2 square windows at
ground floor and one above; right gable has one large inserted window on each
floor. Rear (west side) has recessed chamfered mullion windows of 3 and 4
lights, a gabled dormer above the latter, with a 3-light window; small gabled
porch protects inner doorway with moulded surround, now blocked.
Interior: altered, but partition wall between 1st (south) and middle bays
incorporates a full cruck truss.

Listing NGR: SD5913822998

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

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