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Old Courthouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Bolton-by-Bowland, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.9405 / 53°56'25"N

Longitude: -2.3247 / 2°19'29"W

OS Eastings: 378779

OS Northings: 449425

OS Grid: SD787494

Mapcode National: GBR DQ6W.H5

Mapcode Global: WH965.867Z

Plus Code: 9C5VWMRG+64

Entry Name: Old Courthouse

Listing Date: 1 March 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1163189

English Heritage Legacy ID: 183207

Location: Bolton-by-Bowland, Ribble Valley, Lancashire, BB7

County: Lancashire

Civil Parish: Bolton-by-Bowland

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Bolton by Bowland St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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SD 78 49

13/35 Old Courthouse

House, 1859 with earlier remains. Rubble, mainly limestone,
with sandstone dressings, and stone slate roof. 3 storeys to left
of porch, 2 to the right. Furrowed quoins. To the right of the
porch is a 5-light C17th mullioned window with inner hollow chamfer
and outer chamfer. To the right are 2 windows with glazing bars
and chamfered stone surrounds. On the 1st floor are 3 large
sashed windows with glazing bars in chamfered stone surrounds with
hoods. Beneath the sills is a string course. To the left of the
porch the windows are all C19th with furrowed tooling on chamfered
stone surrounds and with mullions. On the ground floor are 3 tall
3-light windows. On the 1st floor are ones of 3 lights and 2 lights.
On the 2nd floor are ones of 2 lights and 3 lights. The gabled
porch is of 2 storeys with a 2-light mullioned window of C19th type
on the 1st floor. The door surround is chamfered in 2 orders with
a pointed arch and square hood mould. Above is a plaque: 'HAL.ME 1859'
The roof above the right-hand part of the facade has a square louvre
with a weather vane. The right-hand gable has external stone steps
to a 1st floor door similar to that to the porch. The left-hand gable has
a shaped lintel re-set over a doorway, inscribed '1704 HMR'.

Listing NGR: SD7877949425

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