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Latitude: 53.8736 / 53°52'24"N
Longitude: -2.9892 / 2°59'21"W
OS Eastings: 335056
OS Northings: 442387
OS Grid: SD350423
Mapcode National: GBR 7RKN.M5
Mapcode Global: WH84X.1WTS
Entry Name: Raikes Farmhouse
Listing Date: 16 August 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1073151
English Heritage Legacy ID: 184794
Location: Wyre, Lancashire, FY5
Electoral Ward/Division: Stanah
Built-Up Area: Thornton (Wyre)
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire
Church of England Parish: Little Thornton St John the Evangelist
Church of England Diocese: Blackburn
SD 34 SE THORNTON CLEVELEYS RAIKES ROAD
Farmhouse, dated 1692, with C19 rear extension. Probably brick, now pebbledashed,
with stone cornice gutter and graded slate roof. Stone coping on left gable.
3-unit baffle-entry plan, one axial chimney stack and one gable chimney-stack.
2 storeys, asymmetrical; plain doorway, door recessed; one 2-light casement window
on each floor on the left, two 3-light casement windows on each floor on the right
(those on ground floor having keystones) all with stone sills and wooden frames.
Each gable wall has small sashed window on ground floor; right gable has inset square
sandstone tablet lettered in relief: B
Interior had a staircase, now removed, in right bay which was previously kitchen;
rush ceilings in upper floor and in outshut at rear of right bay.
Listing NGR: SD3505642387
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.