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Tan House Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Charnock Richard, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.6459 / 53°38'45"N

Longitude: -2.6764 / 2°40'34"W

OS Eastings: 355384

OS Northings: 416812

OS Grid: SD553168

Mapcode National: GBR 9VR8.CS

Mapcode Global: WH866.VMQB

Plus Code: 9C5VJ8WF+9C

Entry Name: Tan House Farmhouse

Listing Date: 17 April 1967

Last Amended: 21 February 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1203660

English Heritage Legacy ID: 357538

Location: Charnock Richard, Chorley, Lancashire, PR7

County: Lancashire

Civil Parish: Charnock Richard

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Charnock Richard Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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5/23 Tan House Farmhouse
17.4.1967 (Formerly listed under Delph Lane)
- II

Farmhouse comprised of 2 interconnected dwellings built at right-angles, the
later dated 1695. Brick and some stone, with stone plinth, some stone quoins,
roofs of stone slates and slates. The earlier element, of 2 bays and
2 storeys with a continuous outshut to rear, contains either parts or the
whole of 2 cruck trusses; the later (1695) which is built as a receding
crosswing on the right, is 3 bays and 2½ storeys, with a 2-storey rear wing
to the 3rd bay. The first part, which faces the road, has a high stone
plinth broken by 2 large C19 casements,a board door at the right end, one
1st floor window to the 2nd bay, a raised front wall and slated roof with
chimney at right end; at the left gable is a large external stone chimney
stack, stepped to eaves level and continued in C19 brick, with a flat floor
window to the left of it; rear has some stone slates, slated outshut with
stone quoins and 2 windows (one a 3 light sliding sash with glazing bars).
The front gable of the later building is flush with the first; this part
has a stone plinth, stone quoins to all corners, roof of stone slates with
a cut down chimney at the rear gable; its front wall has 3-light chamfered
stone mullion windows at ground and at 1st floor 2 lights at attic level, all
with saw-tooth labels; under the attic window is a datestone lettered in
relief F
R . E.
The side wall has 3 windows on each floor all altered casements, with
remains of segmental relieving arch to 3rd window at 1st floor; and entrance
at junction of 1st and 2nd bays. Interior: older part contains 2 cruck
trusses, which may be full or raised crucks; later part has beams chamfered
at ground floor, rounded at 1st floor.

Listing NGR: SD5538416812

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