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Derby House

A Grade II Listed Building in Newburgh, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.5862 / 53°35'10"N

Longitude: -2.7803 / 2°46'49"W

OS Eastings: 348440

OS Northings: 410245

OS Grid: SD484102

Mapcode National: GBR 9V0Z.V5

Mapcode Global: WH86K.8491

Entry Name: Derby House

Listing Date: 11 August 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1196615

English Heritage Legacy ID: 386327

Location: Newburgh, West Lancashire, Lancashire, WN8

County: Lancashire

District: West Lancashire

Civil Parish: Newburgh

Built-Up Area: Newburgh

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Newburgh Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: Liverpool

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Listing Text


663-1/6/89 (South side)
11/08/72 Derby House


Farmhouse, subsequently inn, now house. Late C17 or very early
C18, enlarged in C18; altered. White-painted scored stucco on
sandstone rubble, stone slate roof.
Asymmetric U-plan formed by 2-unit main range with 2-unit
cross-wing to left and long rear wing to right.
Two storeys, 1:2 windows, the first bay gabled. The doorway
into the main range, close to the junction with the wing, is
square-headed with plain stone jambs and lintel set within a
round-headed moulded surround; the windows are large and
square with raised raked sills and contain 3-light casements
with 2-light overlights. Ridge chimney to main range and
another to the wing.
The left return of the wing has one 3-light casement at ground
floor and 2 above; the rear of this wing (which is not
rendered) has a staircase outshut overlapping the main range;
and the other wing has (inter alia) at 1st floor a sliding
sash window of 3+2 lights.
INTERIOR: large broad-chamfered beam in 3rd bay (under-drawn
ceiling in 2nd bay may conceal similar beam); dog-legged
staircase of late C17 type, with closed string, rectangular
newel, turned balusters and moulded handrail. Forms group with
Spring Cottage to the left (q.v.) and with Rosehill Cottage
adjoining to the right (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SD4844010245

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