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Lime Kiln Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Bamber Bridge, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.7356 / 53°44'8"N

Longitude: -2.6813 / 2°40'52"W

OS Eastings: 355154

OS Northings: 426789

OS Grid: SD551267

Mapcode National: GBR 9TQ7.9N

Mapcode Global: WH85T.SCCL

Entry Name: Lime Kiln Farmhouse

Listing Date: 27 February 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1074110

English Heritage Legacy ID: 358038

Location: South Ribble, Lancashire, PR5

County: Lancashire

District: South Ribble

Town: South Ribble

Electoral Ward/Division: Walton-le-Dale West

Built-Up Area: Bamber Bridge

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Bamber Bridge St Aidan

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text


Lime Kiln Farmhouse


Farmhouse, C17 with later additions and alterations. Brick, rendered at
front and sides; roof of slates and stone slates, hipped at the right hand
end, with 3 ridge chimney stacks. Roughly L-shaped plan formed by the
addition of a double-pile range of 3 bays facing west to the rear of the
left half of an earlier 2-bay house which faces south and has a 2-storey
gabled projection at its centre (probably the original porch). Two storeys;
present front door at junction of the later building and the original house
has a gabled brick porch, and is flanked on each floor by tall 20-paned
casement windows; 2 similar but smaller windows on each floor at left hand
end. The south front is now blind except for one small window on each
floor in the left side wall of the former porch, and one larger window on
each floor to the right of it; all these have glazing bars. Interior:
unusual halved quarter round moulded beams on both floors of original house
and in bay to rear of it; coved cupboard with painted spandrels; spiral
newel attic staircase; and in front upper chamber a painted wooden
overmantel depicting a landscape with castle and 5 figures in early C17
dress, flanked by pairs of slim columns coupled at the head by a scrolled
cap of Ionic design. Two stones, lettered "C T C" and "1684", now incor-
porated in garden wall (which is not include in the item) may be from the

Listing NGR: SD5515426789

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

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