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Churchgate House

A Grade II Listed Building in Kirkland, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.8794 / 53°52'45"N

Longitude: -2.7902 / 2°47'24"W

OS Eastings: 348152

OS Northings: 442867

OS Grid: SD481428

Mapcode National: GBR 8RYL.Q2

Mapcode Global: WH850.3RMC

Entry Name: Churchgate House

Listing Date: 17 April 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1072871

English Heritage Legacy ID: 185519

Location: Kirkland, Wyre, Lancashire, PR3

County: Lancashire

District: Wyre

Civil Parish: Kirkland

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Garstang St Helen, Churchtown

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text

SD 44 SE
7/127 Churchtown
Churchgate House
House, said to be dated by documentary evidence to 1698, although present
windows appear to be mid or late C18. Pebbledashed brick with slate roof.
L-plan. 2 storeys with attic. Facade, of 5 bays, has boxed sash windows
with glazing bars and rendered surrounds. On the ground floor there is a
single window below the 4th and 5th 1st-floor windows. Door, in 3rd bay,
has mid C20 porch in keeping, with 2 columns and pilaster responds. Gable
chimneys. Rear wall of rear wing includes a cross window lighting the
stair. Inside, the left-hand front room is said to have ornamental
plasterwork and the rear room to have a cupboard with fielded panels.
Stair said to have open string, ramped handrail, Ionic columns as newels,
and slender turned balusters. Described and illustrated in Watson, R.C.,
and McClintock, M.E., Traditional Houses of the Fylde, Lancaster, 1979, pp
38, 39.

Listing NGR: SD4815542869

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