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Hill Top Farm South

A Grade II Listed Building in Whittle-le-Woods, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.6927 / 53°41'33"N

Longitude: -2.6269 / 2°37'36"W

OS Eastings: 358700

OS Northings: 421987

OS Grid: SD587219

Mapcode National: GBR BT3R.20

Mapcode Global: WH975.MF9Y

Entry Name: Hill Top Farm South

Listing Date: 21 February 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1073092

English Heritage Legacy ID: 357676

Location: Whittle-le-Woods, Chorley, Lancashire, PR6

County: Lancashire

District: Chorley

Civil Parish: Whittle-le-Woods

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Whittle-le-Woods St John the Evangelist

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text


Hill Top Farm South
- II

Farmhouse with barn under same roof to the left, probably C18, altered, now
house. Coursed rubble with quoins, slate roof with stone gable copings,
one brick chimney at right gable another at rear of 1st bay. Two-bay plan,
2 storeys (now 2½) with short 2-storey outshut to rear of 2nd bay. At
junction of bays is a gabled porch with studded outer door, above this
and slightly left some evidence of a vertical joint-line; to the left are
2 square ground floor windows, one with a flush stone mullion, and above
a large modern casement; to the right on each floor is a similar casement,
both with jambs of originally lower windows. Two-bay barn breaks forward,
the high recessed double doorway in the 2nd bay having a cheek which makes
an angle with the front of the house. Rear has, inter alia, 2 small square
sashed windows with glazing bars (in 1st bay) and a 3-light casement at
1st floor of outshut, the ground floor of which is covered by a large
conservatory with an old wall and doorway. Interior: in 1st bay a large
stone fireplace with shouldered jambs and very large rectangular lintel.

Listing NGR: SD5870021987

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

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