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Square House

A Grade II Listed Building in Burscough, Lancashire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.5936 / 53°35'36"N

Longitude: -2.8391 / 2°50'20"W

OS Eastings: 344560

OS Northings: 411107

OS Grid: SD445111

Mapcode National: GBR 8VMW.4J

Mapcode Global: WH86B.CX9Y

Entry Name: Square House

Listing Date: 11 August 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1220491

English Heritage Legacy ID: 386275

Location: Burscough, West Lancashire, Lancashire, L40

County: Lancashire

District: West Lancashire

Civil Parish: Burscough

Built-Up Area: Burscough

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Burscough Bridge St John

Church of England Diocese: Liverpool

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Listing Text


BURSCOUGH

SD40SW SQUARE LANE
663-1/4/34 (North side)
11/08/72 Square House

II

House. Probably c.1800, extended c.1830-40, plus a later
addition to the rear. Handmade brown brick in Flemish bond,
with stone slate roof, and coursed squared sandstone with
slate roof. Double-depth plan with back extension. Two
storeys, 3+2 windows, with a vertical joint between the
portions, and a continuous moulded gutter cornice. The
3-window brick portion to the left has a doorway in the 3rd
bay with glazed and panelled door protected by a prominent
flat canopy on large shaped brackets and flanked by narrow
side windows with raised sills and wedge lintels, and unhorned
sashed windows with raised sills and wedge lintels, all of 16
panes except those in the centre which have 12 panes. The
2-window portion to the right has raised rusticated quoins to
the outer corner, and similar 16-pane sashed windows. Ridge
chimney at the junction, and gable chimneys. INTERIOR
remodelled.


Listing NGR: SD4456011107

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

Description


BURSCOUGH

SD40SW SQUARE LANE
663-1/4/34 (North side)
11/08/72 Square House

II

House. Probably c.1800, extended c.1830-40, plus a later
addition to the rear. Handmade brown brick in Flemish bond,
with stone slate roof, and coursed squared sandstone with
slate roof. Double-depth plan with back extension. Two
storeys, 3+2 windows, with a vertical joint between the
portions, and a continuous moulded gutter cornice. The
3-window brick portion to the left has a doorway in the 3rd
bay with glazed and panelled door protected by a prominent
flat canopy on large shaped brackets and flanked by narrow
side windows with raised sills and wedge lintels, and unhorned
sashed windows with raised sills and wedge lintels, all of 16
panes except those in the centre which have 12 panes. The
2-window portion to the right has raised rusticated quoins to
the outer corner, and similar 16-pane sashed windows. Ridge
chimney at the junction, and gable chimneys. INTERIOR
remodelled.


Listing NGR: SD4456011107

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