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Matshead Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Claughton, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.8623 / 53°51'44"N

Longitude: -2.7341 / 2°44'2"W

OS Eastings: 351814

OS Northings: 440922

OS Grid: SD518409

Mapcode National: GBR 9RBS.V7

Mapcode Global: WH856.Z56Y

Plus Code: 9C5VV768+W8

Entry Name: Matshead Farmhouse

Listing Date: 17 April 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1163446

English Heritage Legacy ID: 185452

Location: Claughton, Wyre, Lancashire, PR3

County: Lancashire

Civil Parish: Claughton

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Bilsborrow St Hilda

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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SD 54 SW
8/63 Matshead Farmhouse
- II
House, 1703, with exterior extensively altered c.1980. Rendered brick with
slate roof. Stone window dressings and drip courses now replaced by cast
concrete replicas. L-plan. 2 storeys with attic, 3 bays, with 2 drip
courses. Ground and 1st floors have cross windows. Attic has 2-light
mullioned windows. Door, in central bay under slated Canopy, has moulded
stone surround with shaped lintel inscribed: 'RM 1703'. Chimney on rear
wall of front range, between 1st and 2nd bays. Drip courses continue on
left-hand return wall. Gable of front range of 2 bays with windows similar
to those at the front. The left-hand bay is blank on the ground floor, The
rear wing has one bay, with a 6-light mullioned and transomed ground-floor
window and a cross window above. Interior has exposed ovolo-moulded main
ceiling joists and a similar firehood bressumer in the left-hand front

Listing NGR: SD5181440922

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