History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Crow Trees

A Grade II* Listed Building in Clayton-le-Woods, Lancashire

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 53.7149 / 53°42'53"N

Longitude: -2.6373 / 2°38'14"W

OS Eastings: 358035

OS Northings: 424463

OS Grid: SD580244

Mapcode National: GBR BT0H.T1

Mapcode Global: WH96Z.GWCG

Plus Code: 9C5VP977+X3

Entry Name: Crow Trees

Listing Date: 27 November 1972

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1211203

English Heritage Legacy ID: 358026

Location: Clayton-le-Woods, Chorley, Lancashire, PR5

County: Lancashire

District: Chorley

Civil Parish: Clayton-le-Woods

Built-Up Area: Bamber Bridge

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Whittle-le-Woods St John the Evangelist

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

Tagged with: Architectural structure

Find accommodation in



Crow Trees



Farmhouse, now house, early C17 or earlier with later alterations and
additions. Gable end to road. Brick with stone dressings, slate roof
with ridge chimneystack and chimney at left gable. Three-bay plan with
through-passage behind chimneystack; short outshut to rear of 1st bay
(modern extension behind this, and addition at right end, not included
in the item). Two storeys. Front wall has lozenge-shaped patterns of
headers, (3 at ground floor and 8 above); door in 3rd bay, a modern
gabled canopy over it; left of door the 1st and 2nd bays have double-
chamfered stone mullion windows with hoodmoulds at ground floor (3 and
6 lights); right of door is one flush mullion window of 3 lights, and
there are 5 similar windows at 1st floor, all of 2 lights except that
in 2nd bay which has 4. Left gable has 3-light double-chamfered stone
mullion window with hoodmould on each floor, two other windows, of 4 and
2 lights, and a narrow attic light near the apex. Rear wall has 5 windows,
3 with stone mullions.
Interior: a full cruck truss incorporated in partition of 2nd and 3rd
bays, one blade having "1689" incised on it; inglenook with stone heck,
ovolo-moulded bressummer, salt cupboard and blocked fire window;
chamfered beams in 2nd bay, quarter-round moulded in 1st and 3rd bays;
open-well staircase of C17 type with barley sugar balusters. Upper floor
has evidence of former smoke bay.

Listing NGR: SD5803524463

External Links

External links are from the relevant listing authority and, where applicable, Wikidata. Wikidata IDs may be related buildings as well as this specific building. If you want to add or update a link, you will need to do so by editing the Wikidata entry.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.