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Allanson Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Adlington, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.6153 / 53°36'55"N

Longitude: -2.6105 / 2°36'37"W

OS Eastings: 359708

OS Northings: 413372

OS Grid: SD597133

Mapcode National: GBR BV6M.MQ

Mapcode Global: WH97K.WD28

Entry Name: Allanson Hall

Listing Date: 21 February 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1072624

English Heritage Legacy ID: 357524

Location: Adlington, Chorley, Lancashire, PR7

County: Lancashire

District: Chorley

Civil Parish: Adlington

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


8/10 Allanson Hall

Farmhouse, dated 1618, later extended and altered, now 3 dwellings. Stone
plinth, brick (rendered in parts), roofs of stone slates and corrugated
sheet. Two chimney stacks, one external to rear wall, other at gable of
rear extension. Roughly T-shaped plan, extensions having been added to
front and rear of original 3-bay house, the latter of these separately
roofed with corrugated sheet. Two storeys; original front (facing south)
formed of coupled 2-storey projections topped by moulded stone copings
with kneelers which have stone ball finials; that on left has been
rendered and altered, the other is a porch with stone lintel lettered in
G. A 1618

and contains stone benches and moulded inner doorcase. Projecting
extension to right, which has stone quoins, is now flat-roofed and altered.
Stone band at 1st floor of whole front; all windows altered. Rear wall has
large attached chimney stack, and outshut housing staircase in re-entrant to
large rear extension. Right return wall, incorporating gable of original
house and sides of both extensions, has various altered windows and doors,
bands (on 2 levels in the gable), and is rendered (and scored at ground
floor). Interior: good staircase of C17 type, and at 1st floor of rear
wing an unusually complete example of early C18 panelling with fluted
Doric pilasters.

Listing NGR: SD5970813372

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

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