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Forshaw's Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Burscough, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.6216 / 53°37'17"N

Longitude: -2.8204 / 2°49'13"W

OS Eastings: 345833

OS Northings: 414206

OS Grid: SD458142

Mapcode National: GBR 8VRK.6H

Mapcode Global: WH86B.N75G

Entry Name: Forshaw's Farmhouse

Listing Date: 1 March 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1297541

English Heritage Legacy ID: 386262

Location: Burscough, West Lancashire, Lancashire, L40

County: Lancashire

District: West Lancashire

Civil Parish: 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


663-1/3/22 (East side)
Forshaw's Farmhouse


Farmhouse. Probably later C18; altered. Stucco on brick, stone
slate roof. Double-pile formed by a double-depth front range
with a parallel but shorter rear range; plus a short back
extension to this. Two low storeys, 2 windows, symmetrical;
with a rendered plinth and cement quoining; a central gabled
porch with a square-headed doorway and altered door, and two
3-light sliding sash windows on each floor, all with small
panes and those at ground floor segmental-headed. Gable
chimneys. The left return wall has sliding sash windows of 2
and 3 lights at ground floor, and a similar 2-light window
above. The rear has a small lean-to porch in the angle, with a
very small 4-pane window in the side wall; the rear range has
a back-wall chimney; and the back extension is a single-storey
wash-house containing a C19 fireplace and washing boiler.
Forms a group with the barn approx. 10m south (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SD4583314206

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

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