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Middle Brex Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Whitewell, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.7118 / 53°42'42"N

Longitude: -2.2264 / 2°13'34"W

OS Eastings: 385155

OS Northings: 423958

OS Grid: SD851239

Mapcode National: GBR DTWJ.S4

Mapcode Global: WHB89.SY0T

Entry Name: Middle Brex Farmhouse

Listing Date: 30 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1072853

English Heritage Legacy ID: 185579

Location: Rossendale, Lancashire, OL13

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


7/2 Middle Brex Farmhouse
- II

Farmhouse, probably early C18, in course of renovation as house. Coursed
sandstone rubble with quoins, stone slate roof now with gable chimneys.
Formerly 3 bays (the 1st now ruined) with projecting porch at junction of
2nd and 3rd. Two storeys, the remaining house almost symmetrical: 2-storey
gabled porch in centre has plain doorway, square peephole to left and
square window at 1st floor; this is flanked by 2 stepped triple-light
windows at ground floor (that on the left with wider side lights) and by
2 stepped 5-light windows at 1st floor. Right return wall has one window
at 1st floor, rear has one at ground floor and 3 above, irregular in size
and disposition. (All windows lacking glazing time of survey). Ruined
1st bay wall has 2 window. openings at ground floor and one above. Interior:
entirely reconstructed but remains of staircase and corner chimney visible
in porch.

Listing NGR: SD8515523958

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

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