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Whitebirk Moss Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Rishton, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.7579 / 53°45'28"N

Longitude: -2.4419 / 2°26'30"W

OS Eastings: 370963

OS Northings: 429152

OS Grid: SD709291

Mapcode National: GBR CSDZ.4M

Mapcode Global: WH96W.GSFZ

Plus Code: 9C5VQH55+56

Entry Name: Whitebirk Moss Farmhouse

Listing Date: 23 June 1965

Last Amended: 9 March 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1072700

English Heritage Legacy ID: 183900

Location: Rishton, Hyndburn, Lancashire, BB1

County: Lancashire

District: Hyndburn

Electoral Ward/Division: Rishton

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Rishton St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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SD 72 NW
4/97 Whitebirk Moss Farmhouse
23. 6. 1965 (formerly listed as Whitebirk Moss)

Farmhouse, C17. Coursed sandstone rubble with quoins, stone slate roof
with gable copings and kneelers, one chimney on the ridge and 2 gable
chimneys (projecting at left gable). Three-bay baffle-entry 2-storey
house with 2-storey gabled porch at junction of 2nd and 3rd bays and
2-storey rear outshut to let and 2nd bays. Porch has studded door with
chamfered surround, and at 1st floor a stepped 3-light double chamfered
mullion window with stepped hoodmould;hollow moulded coping and roll-
moulded kneelers. Three other mullion windows on each floor: those at
ground floor are double-chamfered with hoodmoulds and have 4, 5 and 3
(originally 4) lights; those above are chamfered and have 4, 4 and 3
lights. Left return wall, with projecting chimney stack, is rendered,
has a door and a 3-light mullion window at 1st floor. Rear has small
3-light stone mullion at 1st floor of outshut, firewindow at junction of
2nd and 3rd bays and 5 other windows; 3rd bay altered as dairy. Interior:
large stone arch fireplace in 2nd bay; some large roll-moulded beams.

Listing NGR: SD7096329152

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