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Yew Tree House

A Grade II Listed Building in Burscough, Lancashire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.5924 / 53°35'32"N

Longitude: -2.8494 / 2°50'57"W

OS Eastings: 343875

OS Northings: 410987

OS Grid: SD438109

Mapcode National: GBR 8VJW.XY

Mapcode Global: WH86B.6YDV

Entry Name: Yew Tree House

Listing Date: 1 March 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1291001

English Heritage Legacy ID: 386253

Location: Burscough, West Lancashire, Lancashire, L40

County: Lancashire

District: West Lancashire

Civil Parish: Burscough

Built-Up Area: Burscough

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


BURSCOUGH

SD41SW LIVERPOOL ROAD SOUTH
663-1/2/11 (North West side)
No.143
Yew Tree House

GV II

Farmhouse, now house. c.1800, extended c.1900, and altered.
Handmade brown brick in Flemish bond, with sandstone dressings
and slate roof. Double-depth plan plus added kitchen wing to
rear. Two storeys and attic, 2 windows, almost symmetrical; 2
large windows on each floor, offset slightly left of centre,
all with raised sills and wedge lintels and now with 20-pane
top-hung casements. Gable chimneys, that to the left extruded.
The right-hand gable wall has a round-headed doorway with an
open-pedimented wooden architrave including fluted pilasters
and dentilled lintel, and a fanlight with delicate radiating
tracery. INTERIOR: lateral entrance hall with semi-elliptical
archway, leading to a doglegged staircase with open string,
scrolled brackets, stick balusters and a mahogany handrail
wreathed at the foot. Forms group with No.172 opposite (q.v.).


Listing NGR: SD4387510987

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

Description


BURSCOUGH

SD41SW LIVERPOOL ROAD SOUTH
663-1/2/11 (North West side)
No.143
Yew Tree House

GV II

Farmhouse, now house. c.1800, extended c.1900, and altered.
Handmade brown brick in Flemish bond, with sandstone dressings
and slate roof. Double-depth plan plus added kitchen wing to
rear. Two storeys and attic, 2 windows, almost symmetrical; 2
large windows on each floor, offset slightly left of centre,
all with raised sills and wedge lintels and now with 20-pane
top-hung casements. Gable chimneys, that to the left extruded.
The right-hand gable wall has a round-headed doorway with an
open-pedimented wooden architrave including fluted pilasters
and dentilled lintel, and a fanlight with delicate radiating
tracery. INTERIOR: lateral entrance hall with semi-elliptical
archway, leading to a doglegged staircase with open string,
scrolled brackets, stick balusters and a mahogany handrail
wreathed at the foot. Forms group with No.172 opposite (q.v.).


Listing NGR: SD4387510987

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