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Latitude: 53.9132 / 53°54'47"N
Longitude: -2.3423 / 2°20'32"W
OS Eastings: 377612
OS Northings: 446391
OS Grid: SD776463
Mapcode National: GBR DR25.PZ
Mapcode Global: WH964.ZWSY
Entry Name: Abbey Cottage
Listing Date: 27 April 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1165356
English Heritage Legacy ID: 183465
Location: Sawley, Ribble Valley, Lancashire, BB7
District: Ribble Valley
Civil Parish: Sawley
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire
Church of England Parish: Grindleton St Ambrose
Church of England Diocese: Blackburn
SD 74 NE SAWLEY
SD 776 463
House, with late medieval remains. Rubble with roof of imitation stone
slates. 2 storeys. The north wall has 4 windows on each of 2 floors,
irregularly spaced and with plain reveals. The south wall has an outshut
and a projecting chimney stack at its left-hand end. A single-storey
gabled porch further right is a mid C20th replacement of a stair outshut.
To its left is one window, to its right 2. On the 1st floor are 2 windows.
All have plain reveals. The east gable is a mid C20th reconstruction,
with a chimney stack and with a window on each floor with chamfered
surround and Tudor-arched head. The west gable has a window with
chamfered surround and a central mullion, reconstructed. On the 1st floor
is a 3-light double hollow-chamfered mullioned window with round heads
to the lights and with a hood. Said to be a post-Reformation conversion
of part of the Abbot's House of Sawley Abbey (q.v.).
Listing NGR: SD7761246391
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