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Higher Lane Head lower Lane Head

A Grade II Listed Building in Laneshaw Bridge, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.8657 / 53°51'56"N

Longitude: -2.1274 / 2°7'38"W

OS Eastings: 391721

OS Northings: 441056

OS Grid: SD917410

Mapcode National: GBR FRLR.70

Mapcode Global: WHB7S.936B

Entry Name: Higher Lane Head lower Lane Head

Listing Date: 29 January 1988

Last Amended: 31 August 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1073334

English Heritage Legacy ID: 186425

Location: Laneshaw Bridge, Pendle, Lancashire, BB8

County: Lancashire

District: Pendle

Civil Parish: Laneshaw Bridge

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Colne Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text

The following buildings shall be added:-

(west side)
Laneshaw Bridge
Lower and Higher Lane

- II

Farmhouse now 2 dwellings. Early C17, altered C20. Deeply-coursed gritstone stone
slate roof. T-shaped plan 2 storeys, each range of 2 cells. Large quoins; hollow-
chamfered mullioned windows. Main range has intact housebody window of 7 lights
beneath hoodmould; altered opening on right then C20 gabled porch re-using C17
material; original Tudor-arched doorway within porch has bulbous chamfer stops. 4,
altered 1st floor windows in quoined openings. Both floors of crosswing on right
have 4-light (originally 5-light) mullioned windows with hoodmoulds. Chamfered
gable copings; 2 ridge stacks over main range; external stack to left of crosswing
has offset, waterspout and 2 diagonally-set flues. Rear of crosswing: two 2-light
windows to ground floor (mullions removed); intact 3-light window above. Main
range has rounded doorway on left (opposite that of porch). Interior: triangular-
headed doorways link all rooms, except ground floor of crosswing; fireplace with
similar arch backs onto external stack. Stop-chamfered ceiling joists in housebody
set on corbels and chamfered offset.

(Sarah Pearson, Rural Houses of the Lancashire Pennines 1560-1760, RCHM, 1985 p. 145

Listing NGR: SD9172141056

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