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The Lidgett House

A Grade II Listed Building in Downham, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.8942 / 53°53'38"N

Longitude: -2.3281 / 2°19'41"W

OS Eastings: 378532

OS Northings: 444270

OS Grid: SD785442

Mapcode National: GBR DR5D.RS

Mapcode Global: WH96C.6DM0

Plus Code: 9C5VVMVC+MP

Entry Name: The Lidgett House

Listing Date: 13 February 1967

Last Amended: 27 April 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1163813

English Heritage Legacy ID: 183339

Location: Downham, Ribble Valley, Lancashire, BB7

County: Lancashire

Civil Parish: Downham

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Downham St Leonard

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 27/05/2015

SD 78 44

The Lidgett House

(Formerly listed as Vicarage, DOWNHAM VILLAGE, previously listed as Vicarage, Twiston Lane)

Vicarage, 1830s, possibly by George Webster. Punched sandstone blocks
with hipped slate roof. 2 storeys, 3 bays, with cornice and corner
pilasters. Windows sashed with glazing bars and plain stone surrounds,
those on the ground floor having aprons and cornices. Only the central
window on the 1st floor has a cornice. A central single-storey porch has
Doric pilasters, each with a narrow plain sinking and a cornice. The
inner door has a plain stone surround, and a fanlight below a segmental
arch. To the east is a lower wing, with cornice and pilaster. On the
ground floor is a modern garage. Above is a sashed window with glazing
bars and plain stone surround. Chimneys to the left of the central bay
of the main house, and set back behind the ridge to the right. The west
wall is of 2 bays and has sashed windows with glazing bars and plain
stone surrounds. The south wall has 2 bays with similar windows, and has
a central stair window with plain stone surround, semi-circular head
with keystone, and glazing bars.

Listing NGR: SD7853244270

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