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Higher Healey Farm House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Chorley, Lancashire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.6642 / 53°39'51"N

Longitude: -2.5974 / 2°35'50"W

OS Eastings: 360622

OS Northings: 418799

OS Grid: SD606187

Mapcode National: GBR BV92.G7

Mapcode Global: WH97D.25F9

Entry Name: Higher Healey Farm House

Listing Date: 21 December 1966

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1203835

English Heritage Legacy ID: 357565

Location: Chorley, Lancashire, PR6

County: Lancashire

District: Chorley

Town: Chorley

Electoral Ward/Division: Chorley North East

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Chorley St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text

SD 61 NW CHORLEY off HIGHER HOUSE LANE

6/49 Higher Healey Farm House
21.12.1966
- II*


Farmhouse, dated 1612, recently altered and extended after dereliction,
now house. Coursed sandstone rubble of thin stones, concrete tile roof
with projecting eaves. Now 2 bays (former shippon, etc., to left
demolished and replaced by modern crosswing which is not included in the
item). Two storeys; low chamfered plinth, large quoins, deep moulded
dripcourse carried round 3 sides at 1st floor above which the west gable is
slightly jettied. In front (north side) the only original opening is a
double-chamfered 6-light stone mullion window at 1st floor. Gable and
south walls also have double-chamfered stone mullion windows: at ground
floor both have a 12-light mullion and transom window with king mullion
and at 1st floor both have a long 6-light window, that in the south wall
with king mullion, that in the gable protected by a double-returned
hoodmould on which stands a moulded datestone with an arched panel
lettered in relief "1612"; above this is a 3-light attic window. In the
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south wall to the right of the 1st floor window is a corbelled garderobe
beneath which at ground level is a low blocked opening. Interior: much
altered (e.g. no chimney stack) but has one ΒΌ-round moulded beam.


Listing NGR: SD6062218799

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