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Howorth Fold Poultry Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Burnley, Lancashire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.7779 / 53°46'40"N

Longitude: -2.2423 / 2°14'32"W

OS Eastings: 384132

OS Northings: 431308

OS Grid: SD841313

Mapcode National: GBR DSSR.CG

Mapcode Global: WHB83.J9GN

Entry Name: Howorth Fold Poultry Farmhouse

Listing Date: 29 September 1977

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1244846

English Heritage Legacy ID: 467082

Location: Burnley, Lancashire, BB11

County: Lancashire

District: Burnley

Town: Burnley

Electoral Ward/Division: Rosehill with Burnley Wood

Built-Up Area: Burnley

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Burnley (Habergham Eaves) St Matthew the Apostle

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text


BURNLEY

SD83SW HOWORTH ROAD, Burnley Wood
906-1/3/167 (West side)
29/09/77 Howorth Fold Poultry Farmhouse

GV II

Farmhouse, now house. Dated 1748 at 1st floor; altered.
Coursed sandstone rubble with large quoins, stone slate roof.
Double-depth double-fronted plan.
2 storeys and 2 windows, almost symmetrical; with a central
doorway which has a moulded architrave (now containing a C20
wooden doorcase); coupled mullioned windows of 3+3 lights on
each floor to the left, with square-cut flush mullions, and
one 3-light window on each floor to the right, probably
formerly with similar mullions but now containing C20
casements, and all these windows with run-out sills and
lintels; and in the centre of the 1st floor a large square
carved plaque mounted on moulded brackets, with an
egg-and-dart surround, a central urn with a male mask above
and a female mask below, and raised lettering:
I I/ C I/ 1748
Moulded stone gutter brackets, moulded kneelers, and corniced
gable chimneys. Rear and INTERIOR not inspected.
Forms group with Lower Howorth Fold Farmhouse to the south
(qv).


Listing NGR: SD8413231308

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

Description


BURNLEY

SD83SW HOWORTH ROAD, Burnley Wood
906-1/3/167 (West side)
29/09/77 Howorth Fold Poultry Farmhouse

GV II

Farmhouse, now house. Dated 1748 at 1st floor; altered.
Coursed sandstone rubble with large quoins, stone slate roof.
Double-depth double-fronted plan.
2 storeys and 2 windows, almost symmetrical; with a central
doorway which has a moulded architrave (now containing a C20
wooden doorcase); coupled mullioned windows of 3+3 lights on
each floor to the left, with square-cut flush mullions, and
one 3-light window on each floor to the right, probably
formerly with similar mullions but now containing C20
casements, and all these windows with run-out sills and
lintels; and in the centre of the 1st floor a large square
carved plaque mounted on moulded brackets, with an
egg-and-dart surround, a central urn with a male mask above
and a female mask below, and raised lettering:
I I/ C I/ 1748
Moulded stone gutter brackets, moulded kneelers, and corniced
gable chimneys. Rear and INTERIOR not inspected.
Forms group with Lower Howorth Fold Farmhouse to the south
(qv).


Listing NGR: SD8413231308

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