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Top Lock House

A Grade II Listed Building in Brindle, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.6872 / 53°41'13"N

Longitude: -2.6131 / 2°36'47"W

OS Eastings: 359607

OS Northings: 421368

OS Grid: SD596213

Mapcode National: GBR BT6S.2Z

Mapcode Global: WH975.TLV5

Plus Code: 9C5VM9PP+VQ

Entry Name: Top Lock House

Listing Date: 30 January 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1164196

English Heritage Legacy ID: 184369

Location: Brindle, Chorley, Lancashire, PR6

County: Lancashire

District: Chorley

Civil Parish: Brindle

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Heapey St Barnabas

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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SD 52 SE
5/116 Johnson's Hillock
- Top Lock House

Lock keeper's house with attached office (which is now shop), probably
c.1816. Coursed squared sandstone, stone slate roof. Built on slope of
canal embankment, single depth, 3 bays with office at left end.
Three-storey rear, 2 storey front, symmetrical, with gable chimneys,
central boarded door with plain stone surround, 2 windows at ground floor
and 3 above, those at the sides of 2 sashed lights each and that over the
door a 4-pane sash. Lean-to single-storey office at left end has a similar
door to the left and a sashed window without glazing bars. All windows
have stone sills and heads. Item is part of Johnson's Hillock lock group
on Leeds-Liverpool Canal, all the other elements of which are listed in
Whittle-le-Woods CP (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SD5960721368

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