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Balshaw House

A Grade II Listed Building in Euxton, Lancashire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.661 / 53°39'39"N

Longitude: -2.6701 / 2°40'12"W

OS Eastings: 355817

OS Northings: 418491

OS Grid: SD558184

Mapcode National: GBR 9VS3.QC

Mapcode Global: WH866.Y7QQ

Entry Name: Balshaw House

Listing Date: 21 February 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1204200

English Heritage Legacy ID: 357620

Location: Euxton, Chorley, Lancashire, PR7

County: Lancashire

District: Chorley

Civil Parish: Euxton

Built-Up Area: Euxton

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Euxton

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text

SD 51 NE EUXTON BALSHAW LANE

5/103 Balshaw House
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- II


Farmhouse, probably earlier C17 altered and enlarged in C18, now house.
Coursed sandstone with rendered facade painted white, slate roof with
brick chimney to left gable and one stone and brick chimney on the ridge.
L-shaped plan with a receding wing to the rear of the 1st bay which appears
to be the earliest part of the building. Front (probably C18), has a
sashed window with glazing bars on each floor of 1st bay, door to 2nd bay;
gabled 3rd bay breaks forward slightly and has one tall window on each
floor (both boarded at time of survey); return wall of this has 3 (boarded)
openings. Rear wing has in left (outer) wall a double-chamfered stone
mullion window with 4 square lights and a king mullion in the centre, and
a hoodmould; in right (inner) Wll a doorway with slightly arched lintel
and to right of this on each fldor a 6-light stone mullion window, the
lower with the centre light enlarged downwards (both windows lacking 3
mullions), and at right end 2-light double-chamfered stone mullion windows.
Remains of a dripcourse over door and ground floor windows. Interior:
remaining original features include beams with rounded moulding in front
range, broad chamfer in rear range; some internal timber-framing.


Listing NGR: SD5581718491

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

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