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Croft House

A Grade II Listed Building in Briercliffe, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.8091 / 53°48'32"N

Longitude: -2.1913 / 2°11'28"W

OS Eastings: 387502

OS Northings: 434776

OS Grid: SD875347

Mapcode National: GBR FS4D.D8

Mapcode Global: WHB7Y.9JS6

Entry Name: Croft House

Listing Date: 10 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1072667

English Heritage Legacy ID: 184024

Location: Briercliffe, Burnley, Lancashire, BB10

County: Lancashire

District: Burnley

Civil Parish: Briercliffe

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Briercliffe St James

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text


3/18 Croft House
- II

Farmhouse, now house. Probably later C17; altered. Coursed sandstone
rubble, rendered and painted white, stone slate roof with rebuilt gable
chimneys. Two unequal bays. Gable to road. Two storeys; gabled
single-storey porch offset to 1st bay, left of this a low 3-light window,
right of it a taller 3-light window, and at 1st floor three 3-light
windows: all these windows with slightly recessed chamfered mullions.
Right gable wall (to road) has inserted windows on both floors; rear has at
lst floor an ex situ C16 mullioned window of 6 deeply-recessed round-headed
lights with hollow spandrels and a hoodmould (from Chapel House, Nelson).
Interior: mostly altered (perhaps raised in C19), but 2nd bay contains a
segmental-headed stone fireplace with moulded surround, and corbelled jambs
supporting a massive lintel with moulded cornice (this probably restored).

Listing NGR: SD8750234776

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

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