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A Grade II Listed Building in Tanhouse, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.5541 / 53°33'14"N

Longitude: -2.7576 / 2°45'27"W

OS Eastings: 349904

OS Northings: 406649

OS Grid: SD499066

Mapcode National: GBR 9W5B.SP

Mapcode Global: WH86K.MX1R

Entry Name: Harsnips

Listing Date: 25 June 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1219643

English Heritage Legacy ID: 388975

Location: West Lancashire, Lancashire, WN8

County: Lancashire

Electoral Ward/Division: Tanhouse

Built-Up Area: Skelmersdale

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Dalton St Michael and All Angels

Church of England Diocese: Liverpool

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Listing Text


783-1/1/12 (East side)
25/06/73 Harsnips


Farmhouse, now house. Dated 1667 at 1st floor; altered.
Coursed squared sandstone, composition tile roof. T-plan
formed by a 2-unit baffle-entry main range with a cross-wing
to the right. Two low storeys, 2:1 windows. The main range has
a gabled porch at the junction of the bays, with a doorway in
its left side and a one-light window in the front; two 3-light
casement windows on each floor, that to the left at ground
floor with a chamfered stone surround, and a small datestone
inscribed: R/1667/H. The gable of the wing has one window on
each floor, both like those of the main range and offset to
the left. Ridge chimney in line with porch and gable chimney
to the left. The right-hand return of the wing, which has
quoins at 1st floor level only, has one similar window on each
floor of the left bay and a stairwindow to the right. INTERIOR
not inspected, but probably contains features of interest.

Listing NGR: SD4990406649

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

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