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Cattle Pens at Moss House

A Grade II Listed Building in Wennington, Lancashire

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Latitude: 54.1315 / 54°7'53"N

Longitude: -2.5828 / 2°34'57"W

OS Eastings: 362017

OS Northings: 470782

OS Grid: SD620707

Mapcode National: GBR BNDN.MQ

Mapcode Global: WH952.9FC2

Plus Code: 9C6V4CJ8+HV

Entry Name: Cattle Pens at Moss House

Listing Date: 24 September 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1263122

English Heritage Legacy ID: 182534

Location: Wennington, Lancaster, Lancashire, LA2

County: Lancashire

Civil Parish: Wennington

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Tunstall St John the Baptist and Melling St Wilfred and Leck St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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SD 67 SW
5/192 Cattle Pens at Moss
The serial No shall be amended to read:- 5/193
In the last line of the description the (ref 5/191) shall be amended
to read (5/194)


SD 67 SW
5/192 Cattle pens at
Moss House.


Integrated cattle pens and stable forming part of a model farm.
Built 1845 by W.A.F. Saunders of Wennington Hall. Local coursed
watershot freestone; blue Ulverston slate. 3 single-storeyed
ranges forming on U-plan around former manure depot (now
replaced); heifers were accommodated in the W range, milkers
and calves to the north, yearlings and horses to the E. High
set openings to outer elevations are largely intact. Windows
and doorways to 'inner elevations have undergone only minor
alterations. Some stalls to the stable survive but are very
decayed. This building forms the livestock area and was
associated (and groups) with the mechanised range to the north
(ref 5/191).

Listing NGR: SD6201770782

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