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Gate House

A Grade II Listed Building in Lathom, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.5996 / 53°35'58"N

Longitude: -2.8141 / 2°48'50"W

OS Eastings: 346223

OS Northings: 411759

OS Grid: SD462117

Mapcode National: GBR 8VST.KC

Mapcode Global: WH86B.RS5B

Entry Name: Gate House

Listing Date: 1 March 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1290902

English Heritage Legacy ID: 386286

Location: Lathom, West Lancashire, Lancashire, L40

County: Lancashire

Civil Parish: Lathom

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


663-1/3/48 (North West side)
Gate House


Railway level-crossing keeper's cottage, now private dwelling.
c.1860. For the Manchester and Southport Railway Company.
Snecked sandstone rubble, slate roof. Two-unit main range
parallel to road. Elizabethan style, with steeply-pitched roof
and mullioned windows. two storeys and 2 windows, symmetrical,
with rusticated rock-faced quoins; a gabled single-storey
porch in the centre with a Tudor-arched doorway and hollow
spandrels, coped gable and double-chamfered single-light
window in each side; tall cross-windows with hoodmoulds at
ground floor, and mullioned 2-light windows at 1st floor with
gablets over them. Chimney at left gable. The right-hand gable
wall to the track has a mullion-and-transom canted bay window
at ground floor and a cross-window above. One of a set of four
similar buildings on this section of the railway line.

Listing NGR: SD4622311759

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

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