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1, the Lane

A Grade II Listed Building in Overton, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.9968 / 53°59'48"N

Longitude: -2.8763 / 2°52'34"W

OS Eastings: 342653

OS Northings: 455999

OS Grid: SD426559

Mapcode National: GBR 8QC6.3Z

Mapcode Global: WH84C.SSJT

Plus Code: 9C5VX4WF+PF

Entry Name: 1, the Lane

Listing Date: 2 May 1968

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1164331

English Heritage Legacy ID: 182197

Location: Overton, Lancaster, Lancashire, LA3

County: Lancashire

Civil Parish: Overton

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Overton St Helen

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text


7/225 No.1



House, early-to-mid C18. Sandstone rubble with slate roof. 2 storeys.
Ground floor has a window with plain reveals, with a blocked window to its
right. At the left is a door with plain reveals and a flight of stone steps
to a 1st floor door with plain stone surround. On the 1st floor are 2
sashed windows with plain stone surrounds. Chimney on left-hand gable.
Gables have copings with kneelers. Said to have been built as the brew
house for the Ship Inn. Sambo, an African slave buried nearby, is said to
have died here in 1736. Cunliffe, H., The Story of Sunderland Point,
Lancaster, 1984.

Listing NGR: SD4265355999

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

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