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Alma Hill Cottage alma Hill Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Up Holland, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.5414 / 53°32'28"N

Longitude: -2.7239 / 2°43'26"W

OS Eastings: 352124

OS Northings: 405214

OS Grid: SD521052

Mapcode National: GBR 9WFH.27

Mapcode Global: WH86S.475Y

Entry Name: Alma Hill Cottage alma Hill Farmhouse

Listing Date: 25 June 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1201665

English Heritage Legacy ID: 388989

Location: Up Holland, West Lancashire, Lancashire, WN8

County: Lancashire

District: West Lancashire

Civil Parish: Up Holland

Built-Up Area: Wigan

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Up Holland St Thomas

Church of England Diocese: Liverpool

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Listing Text


783-1/7/28 (North side)
25/06/73 Alma Hill Farmhouse and Alma Hill


Farmhouse with workshop wing to rear, now 2 dwellings. Mid
C18, altered and recently restored. Coursed squared sandstone
with quoins, composition tile roof, brick chimneys.
Rectangular double-depth double-fronted plan with former
workshop attached to rear of right-hand side. Two storeys with
cellar and attic, 3 windows, symmetrical; central doorway with
restored fluted pilastered surround, panelled door and 3-pane
overlight; 12-pane top-hung casement windows imitating sashes,
all with raised sills and those at ground floor with lintels
which have raised keystones. 2 ridge chimneys. INTERIOR:
stairwell with timber-framed partition walls, dogleg staircase
with open string, scrolled brackets, slender turned balusters
and ramped moulded handrail; fielded-panel doors, 3 at ground
floor with large HL hinges.
Alma Hill Cottage to the rear is a single-depth 2-unit gabled
wing of 2 low storeys, the upper floor taller than the lower,
now with a C20 flat-roofed brick kitchen built in the angle,
one enlarged window to the left and 2 windows above, all with
C20 small-paned glazing. INTERIOR: 2 chamfered beams.

Listing NGR: SD5212405214

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

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