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29 and 30, Tong End

A Grade II Listed Building in Whitworth, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.664 / 53°39'50"N

Longitude: -2.1785 / 2°10'42"W

OS Eastings: 388300

OS Northings: 418629

OS Grid: SD883186

Mapcode National: GBR FV72.48

Mapcode Global: WHB8Q.H5TF

Entry Name: 29 and 30, Tong End

Listing Date: 30 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1073550

English Heritage Legacy ID: 185833

Location: Whitworth, Rossendale, Lancashire, OL12

County: Lancashire

District: Rossendale

Civil Parish: Whitworth

Built-Up Area: Whitworth

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Whitworth St Bartholomew

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Listing Text

SD 81 NE

Nos. 28 and 30


Farmhouse, dated 1721 on lintel of porch, extended and altered as 2 dwellings, renovation in progress (1984). Coursed thin sandstone rubble, stone slate roof. Single-depth 3-bay plan with added porch to front of 2nd and 3rd bays, 4th bay added at left end. Two storeys, built with back to road; continuous dripcourse; large single storey gabled porch has doorway in right side with lintel inscribed I S: 1721; left of porch are mullion windows (recessed) on both floors, 2 square lights to 1st bay, 3 lights to 2nd bay, the latter with narrow centre lights. First bay has inserted plain doorway. Added bay to left,later, has altered windows on both floors. Right return wall has recessed 2-light window with hoodmould at 1st floor; rear is blind. Interior: Original 1st bay has large crudely-chamfered beams (one with housings from previous use as cruck-blade), stop-chamfered joists; 2nd bay has similar beams, undecorated joists, and quarter-turn stone stairs at rear wall; added bay has C19 iron fireplace with decorated surround, old oven-and-boiler kitchen range.

Listing NGR: SD8830018629

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

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