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Slate Pits Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Huncoat, Lancashire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.7574 / 53°45'26"N

Longitude: -2.3361 / 2°20'10"W

OS Eastings: 377935

OS Northings: 429054

OS Grid: SD779290

Mapcode National: GBR DS4Z.1T

Mapcode Global: WH96Y.2TTD

Plus Code: 9C5VQM47+XG

Entry Name: Slate Pits Farmhouse

Listing Date: 9 March 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1280559

English Heritage Legacy ID: 183824

Location: Hyndburn, Lancashire, BB5

County: Lancashire

Electoral Ward/Division: Huncoat

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Accrington St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Description

ACCRINGTON (off) PLANTATION STREET
SD 72 NE
5/27 Slate Pits Farmhouse
-
- II

Farmhouse, C17, part altered in C18. Rubble, stone slate roof with 2
ridge chimney stacks. Three-bay baffle-entry plan with rear outshut
(dairy) to 2nd bay, and 3rd bay extended forwards in C18 to make cottage.
Two storeys; large lean-to porch at junction of 1st and 2nd bays has
quoins, moulded doorcase with Tudor-arched head, and small chamfered
window in right side. There is a similar window beneath the eaves above
the porch, and the whole building has 7 double-chamfered stone mullion
windows: in the front, left of porch one of 5 lights with a hoodmould,
and at 1st floor 2 of 4 lights; in left return wall at 1st floor, a
2-light window with a hoodmould; at right end one 3-light window on
each floor, the lower lacking one mullion, the upper having small square
lights; and in side of outshut a 2-light window. Front of cottage in
3rd bay has door at right side, a 3-light flush mullion window at ground
floor and a similar but smaller 2-light window above. Interior: beams
set on edge; partly exposed roof trusses at 1st floor; part of moulded
plaster frieze with gryphons at 1st floor of 1st bay. (Ainsworth
Homesteads pp.38-40)


Listing NGR: SD7793529054

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