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Mansion House Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Worsley, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.7295 / 53°43'46"N

Longitude: -2.3238 / 2°19'25"W

OS Eastings: 378734

OS Northings: 425949

OS Grid: SD787259

Mapcode National: GBR DT69.PT

Mapcode Global: WH974.8JP7

Entry Name: Mansion House Farmhouse

Listing Date: 20 June 1967

Last Amended: 30 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1072819

English Heritage Legacy ID: 185699

Location: Rossendale, Lancashire, BB5

County: Lancashire

District: Rossendale

Electoral Ward/Division: Worsley

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Haslingden St James

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text


1/121 Mansion House Farmhouse
(formerly listed as Mansion House
20.6.1967 Farmhouse No4 Stone Fold)

Farmhouse, dated 1755 on porch, now house. Watershot coursed sandstone, tile
roof with one ridge chimney and another at junction with altered barn to left.
Double depth 2-bay plan with projecting porch to centre and short outshut to
rear of 1st bay. Two storeys, symmetrical; 2-storey gabled porch with quoins,
gable copings and kneelers, has doorway with plain jambs and large rectangular
lintel, a 2-light 1st floor casement with extended head and sill, and between
these a square dates tone with raised decoration in the shape of a scrolled
shield with a child's head at the top, incised lettering in the centre C .
Two windows on each floor, those to left slightly irregular 3-lights with
square flush mullions and extended sills and heads, those to right altered,
the lower lengthened downwards. (Continued to left but not included in the
item is former barn now altered as dwelling). Rear mostly altered but
openings are either of original shape and size, or compatible. Interior:
thorough renovation in progress (1984), but 2nd bay has vaulted cellar with
blocked 2-light mullioned window to front, keeping stone, and stone cupboards.

Listing NGR: SD7873425949

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

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