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Turn Hill Farmhouse and Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Whitewell, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.7292 / 53°43'45"N

Longitude: -2.2244 / 2°13'27"W

OS Eastings: 385289

OS Northings: 425888

OS Grid: SD852258

Mapcode National: GBR DTX9.6X

Mapcode Global: WHB89.SJXH

Entry Name: Turn Hill Farmhouse and Cottages

Listing Date: 30 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1072803

English Heritage Legacy ID: 185764

Location: Rossendale, Lancashire, BB4

County: Lancashire

District: Rossendale

Town: Rossendale

Electoral Ward/Division: Whitewell

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Newchurch St Nicholas with St John

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Listing Text


3/185 Turn Hill Farmhouse and
- cottages

- II

Farmhouse and 4 attached cottages (now 3) all under one roof, mostly late C18
but incorporating some earlier fabric. Watershot coursed sandstone on plinth
(white cement washed), stone slate roof with gable chimneys and 4 ridge
chimneys. Long range of 6 bays, single depth with 2 front porches and 2 rear
outshuts. All 2 storeys; single-storey gabled porches at junction of 1st and
2nd, and 4th and 5th bays; windows mostly altered, but there are coupled
windows on each floor of Ist bay, and 3 stepped triple-light windows at Ist
floor to the right. Rear wall has 2 full-height outshuts, masonry in centre
slightly projecting and of rubble, various inserted windows. Interior: in 3rd
bay 2 large chamfered beams and a roof truss with very large chamfered
tie-beam. History: documented occupation of "Turn Hillynges" or "Turn Hill"
from late C16; some surviving fabric here probably from C17.

Listing NGR: SD8528925888

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