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Hodgkinson Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Great Eccleston, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.8489 / 53°50'56"N

Longitude: -2.8515 / 2°51'5"W

OS Eastings: 344075

OS Northings: 439522

OS Grid: SD440395

Mapcode National: GBR 8RJY.F0

Mapcode Global: WH855.5JC6

Entry Name: Hodgkinson Farmhouse

Listing Date: 3 October 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1073064

English Heritage Legacy ID: 185013

Location: Great Eccleston, Wyre, Lancashire, PR3

County: Lancashire

District: Wyre

Civil Parish: Great Eccleston

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Copp or Great Eccleston St Anne

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text


7/1 Hodgkinson Farmhouse
- II

House, possibly c,1700. Rendered clay and brick with corrugated iron
roof over thatch. Cross-wing plan, 1½ storeys. Windows modern with
timber frames projecting slightly. On the north-east side the main range
is of one bay, the upper window being a dormer. To the left is a C20th
addition against the front of the wall. To the right is a single-storey
porch. To the right is the cross-wing, which has a stair window at the
left, a ground-floor window to the right, and a window to the upper
storey under the gable. Chimneys to left of windows of main range and
in centre of ridge of cross-wing. North-west wall of cross-wing, facing
road, has 2 windows on ground floor. South-west wall of one bay, the
upper window under the gable, with a narrow window to the right on the
ground floor. The main range has 2 ground-floor windows, the left-hand
one under a modern verandah. Right-hand return wall of cross-wing said
to have doorway. Plan of house given in Watson, R.C., "Parlours with
External Entrances", Vernacular Architecture Vol.6,1975, p.30. Owner
says that he believes the cross-wing to be a later addition as it is of
brick, and that framing for the original doorway was found above the
right-hand window of the south-west wall, not in the position shown by

Listing NGR: SD4407539522

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