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Latitude: 53.6771 / 53°40'37"N
Longitude: -2.794 / 2°47'38"W
OS Eastings: 347649
OS Northings: 420365
OS Grid: SD476203
Mapcode National: GBR 8TXX.XL
Mapcode Global: WH85Z.1TTX
Entry Name: Church House Farmhouse
Listing Date: 22 October 1952
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1309232
English Heritage Legacy ID: 184281
Location: Bretherton, Chorley, Lancashire, PR26
Civil Parish: Bretherton
Built-Up Area: Bretherton
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire
Church of England Parish: Bretherton St John the Baptist
Church of England Diocese: Blackburn
BRETHERTON SOUTH ROAD
SD 42 SE
3/30 Church House Farmhouse
Farmhouse, now house. Dated 1698 on porch, altered. Colour-washed brick with
stone quoins at ground floor, stone slate roof. Three-bay baffle-entry plan
with projecting porch, single-storey rear extension to 3rd bay. Two storeys;
plinth, 2-course band; 2-storey gabled porch in line with ridge chimney at
junction of 2nd and 3rd bays has segmental-headed doorway, square datestone
above the band lettered in relief
segmental-headed 2-light window at 1st floor, and triangular-headed
peepwindows in the sides; to the left, 2 segmental-headed 2-light windows on
each floor and to the right a 2-light casement at ground floor and altered
3-light window above. Rear has segmental-headed windows, mostly altered.
Interior: altered, but housepart in middle bay has inglenook with heck and
bressummer, this and 2 longitudinal beams with stopped 1/4-round moulding; one
similar beam in service end in 1st bay.
Listing NGR: SD4764920365
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