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Latitude: 53.7515 / 53°45'5"N
Longitude: -2.3385 / 2°20'18"W
OS Eastings: 377775
OS Northings: 428395
OS Grid: SD777283
Mapcode National: GBR DT31.JY
Mapcode Global: WH96Y.1YPY
Entry Name: New High Riley Farmhouse and Attached Shippon and Barn
Listing Date: 22 August 1966
Last Amended: 9 March 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1072760
English Heritage Legacy ID: 183833
Location: Hyndburn, Lancashire, BB5
Electoral Ward/Division: Barnfield
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire
Church of England Parish: Accrington St Paul
Church of England Diocese: Blackburn
ACCRINGTON SANDY LANE
SD 72 NE
5/34 New High Riley Farmhouse and
attached shippon and barn.
22.8.1966 (formerly listed as New High
Riley (with tower and barn
Farmstead with attached tower, 1834. Sandstone, house of watershot
coursing, remainder of rubble, roof of slates and some stone slates.
Roughly U-shaped plan. The only feature of interest is the west (rear)
facade which is roughly symmetrical with high embattled 2-stage tower
dominating the barn in the centre, which has a tall 2-centred arch with
a smaller pointed arched opening above. Each gabled wing has in the
apex a very large quatrefoil panel enclosing a small square window,
3 windows at ground floor and one at 1st floor, all in pointed arches.
History: Built by the manufacturing Hargreaves family in 1834, probably
as eye-catcher in view from Oak Hill (see Ainsworth Homesteads pp.24-27
and Mannex Directory Mid Lancs 1854 p.394).
Listing NGR: SD7777528395
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