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The Retreat

A Grade II Listed Building in Newburgh, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.5856 / 53°35'8"N

Longitude: -2.7823 / 2°46'56"W

OS Eastings: 348310

OS Northings: 410175

OS Grid: SD483101

Mapcode National: GBR 9V0Z.FD

Mapcode Global: WH86K.74CJ

Entry Name: The Retreat

Listing Date: 11 August 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1196620

English Heritage Legacy ID: 386342

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


663-1/6/104 (North West side)
11/08/72 Nos.4 AND 6
The Retreat


Small house and attached cottage, now all one dwelling. Early
C18 (dated 1719 inside); altered. Handmade red brick in
Flemish bond, with sandstone rubble plinth and stone slate
roof. Double-depth plan with small back extensions. Two
storeys, 1+2 windows, the house double-fronted. No.4 to the
right has a doorway offset to the left, with a wooden frame,
board door and one-course flat-arched head; and two 3-light
small-paned casement windows on each floor, all with
flat-arched heads and those at ground floor of gauged brick.
No.6 to the left has a similar doorway and one similar window
on each floor to the left. Ridge chimney at junction, gable
chimney to the right. INTERIOR: stone-framed fireplaces; date
1719 inscribed on one doorcase at ground floor.

Listing NGR: SD4831010175

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