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Gatehouse at Martholme

A Grade II* Listed Building in Netherton, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.7997 / 53°47'58"N

Longitude: -2.3769 / 2°22'36"W

OS Eastings: 375271

OS Northings: 433777

OS Grid: SD752337

Mapcode National: GBR CSVH.6N

Mapcode Global: WH96Q.GRCF

Plus Code: 9C5VQJXF+V6

Entry Name: Gatehouse at Martholme

Listing Date: 11 July 1966

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1072735

English Heritage Legacy ID: 183876

Location: Hyndburn, Lancashire, BB6

County: Lancashire

Electoral Ward/Division: Netherton

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Great Harwood St Bartholomew and St John

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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3/73 Gatehouse at Martholme

Gatehouse, dated 1561. Sandstone rubble with quoins, restored stone slate
roof with gable copings and kneelers, finial at left gable, one chimney on
ridge, another at right gable. Three-bay rectangular plan. Two storeys;
symmetrical front and rear: in centre a wide rounded and chamfered arch
(originally open, now glazed), above this a square recess with a cast
plaque with shield and helm, lettered at the bottom corners "15" "61";
in centre of 1st floor a large mullion and transom window with 8 round-
headed lights; otherwise 2 windows each floor, all with 3 round-headed
lights. Rear is the same except that it has no side windows at 1st
floor. Left return wall has a similar 3 light window at 1st floor, and
pointed light at ground floor. Modern addition at right end, with
ex situ furnishings. Restored from derelict condition recently.

Listing NGR: SD7527133777

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