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Foulds House Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Simonstone, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.8208 / 53°49'14"N

Longitude: -2.318 / 2°19'4"W

OS Eastings: 379164

OS Northings: 436099

OS Grid: SD791360

Mapcode National: GBR DS78.Y3

Mapcode Global: WH96R.C7F8

Plus Code: 9C5VRMCJ+8R

Entry Name: Foulds House Farmhouse

Listing Date: 1 April 1953

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1273993

English Heritage Legacy ID: 414906

Location: Simonstone, Ribble Valley, Lancashire, BB12

County: Lancashire

Civil Parish: Simonstone

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Padiham with Hapton and Padiham Green

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Farmhouse, dated 1677 on porch. Coursed sandstone blocks and rubble with
quoins, stone slate roof with moulded coping and kneelers at left gable, large
external chimney stack at the same gable and gable chimney at right end. Two
bays (2nd bay possibly a later addition), with projecting porch in centre,
short rear extension to 2nd bay incorporating staircase. Two storeys;
2-storey porch with kneelers has wide chamfered doorway (the lintel undercut
on the inner side to make a shallow Tudor arch), a 2-light double-chamfered
window with hoodmould at 1st floor and beneath this a recessed datestone with
moulded surround and raised lettering "HW:IW ; to the left the 1st bay has a
similar window on each floor, divided respectively by king mullions into 3 + 3
and 4 + 2 lights. Gable end of this part has large external chimney with
offsets, to the rear of this a square recessed 2-light window lacking the
mullion and above a round-headed light lengthened downwards. The bay to the
right of the porch appears to have been added or altered, is built of less
regular masonry, has 3 inserted windows, and in the angle with the porch a
doorway incorporating old jambstones and a lintel with crude dog-toothing
pattern incised. Interior: 1st bay has beams with cyma-stopped small chamfer,
supported on stone corbels; large stone arched fireplace now concealed.

Listing NGR: SD7916436099

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