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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
Entry Name: 1, the Lane
Listing Date: 2 May 1968
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1164331
English Heritage Legacy ID: 182197
Location: Overton, Lancaster, Lancashire, LA3
Civil Parish: Overton
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire
Church of England Parish: Overton St Helen
Church of England Diocese: Blackburn
SD 45 NW OVERTON THE LANE
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,
Listing NGR: SD4265355999
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