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Barn Approximately 15 Metres North East of Smith's Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Birch Green, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.5546 / 53°33'16"N

Longitude: -2.7622 / 2°45'43"W

OS Eastings: 349602

OS Northings: 406713

OS Grid: SD496067

Mapcode National: GBR 9W4B.SH

Mapcode Global: WH86K.JXWB

Plus Code: 9C5VH63Q+R4

Entry Name: Barn Approximately 15 Metres North East of Smith's Farmhouse

Listing Date: 25 June 1973

Last Amended: 11 August 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1219649

English Heritage Legacy ID: 388977

Location: Birch Green, West Lancashire, Lancashire, WN8

County: Lancashire

District: West Lancashire

Electoral Ward/Division: Birch Green

Parish: Non Civil Parish

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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783-1/1/15 (West side (off))
25/06/73 Barn approximately 15 metres
north-east of Smith's Farmhouse
(Formerly Listed as:
Smith's Farmhouse and shippons to


Barn, now offices, workshop, garage. Dated 1689 at 1st floor
of wing; altered and recently slightly enlarged. Coursed
sandstone rubble, slate roof. L-plan formed by a 3-bay main
range with a wing to west side of the south bay and an aisled
outshut to the other 2 bays. The east front has slit
breathers, and a waggon doorway in the centre (altered in
C20). The west wing is 2-storeyed and has a doorway near the
left corner, a restored 3-light mullioned window on each
floor, a datestone above the doorway inscribed: D/ IK/ 1689
and a similar 3-light mullioned window on each floor of the
gable wall, that at ground floor partly covered by external
steps to the loft doorway. (Recent one-bay addition at north
end, in matching style.) INTERIOR: timber-framed partitions
with kingpost roof trusses; timber aisle post.

Listing NGR: SD4960206713

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