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Cribden House School

A Grade II Listed Building in Longholme, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.6976 / 53°41'51"N

Longitude: -2.3033 / 2°18'11"W

OS Eastings: 380071

OS Northings: 422396

OS Grid: SD800223

Mapcode National: GBR DTCP.47

Mapcode Global: WH97B.LBD5

Entry Name: Cribden House School

Listing Date: 30 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1072768

English Heritage Legacy ID: 185780

Location: Rossendale, Lancashire, BB4

County: Lancashire

District: Rossendale

Town: Rossendale

Electoral Ward/Division: Longholme

Built-Up Area: Rawtenstall

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Rawtenstall St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Listing Text


6/201 Cribden House School
- II

Large house, formerly known as Brynbella, for Whitehead family, later C19, now
school. Sandstone ashlar (rock-faced rear), hipped slate roof. Double-pile
4-bay plan. Two storeys, in classical style, with rusticated quoins
(vermiculated at ground floor), string courses on 2 levels, modillioned
cornice. Symmetrical garden front (east) with 2-bay centre breaking forwards,
4 French windows at ground floor, all with panelled jambs, consoles and
pediments, those in the centre segmental, and at 1st floor 4-pane sashes with
lugged architraves. Two-bay left return wall matches centre of garden front.
Re-entrant angle with service part to rear (also to drive) contains square
porch with channelled rustication, round headed doorway in one side and
matching window in other side, and balustraded parapet. Interior: staircase
and decorations contemporary with building.

Listing NGR: SD8007122396

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

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