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4, Nixons Court

A Grade II Listed Building in Moss Side, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.6902 / 53°41'24"N

Longitude: -2.7434 / 2°44'36"W

OS Eastings: 351008

OS Northings: 421788

OS Grid: SD510217

Mapcode National: GBR 9T8R.WW

Mapcode Global: WH85Z.THTV

Entry Name: 4, Nixons Court

Listing Date: 17 April 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1317464

English Heritage Legacy ID: 184446

Location: South Ribble, Lancashire, PR26

County: Lancashire

District: South Ribble

Town: South Ribble

Electoral Ward/Division: Moss Side

Built-Up Area: Leyland

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Leyland St James

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 21/05/2015

SD 52 SW

No 4

(Formerly listed as Nixons Farmhouse, NIXON LANE)



Farmhouse, now house. Dated 1719 on lintel, altered, recently renovated.
Handmade brick with some stone quoins at ground floor, stone plinth, stone
slate roof. Double-depth 2-bay plan with projecting porch. Two and a half
storeys, symmetrical, with gable chimneys, bands on 2 levels; 2½-storey gabled
porch has rusticated stone surround to segmental-headed outer doorway, large
lintel with shouldered panel lettered in relief N/R I/1719 , a vertical rectangular
window on each floor above, the lower with gauged brick head; 2 other windows
on each floor, all like these except that at ground floor to left which has
been altered, all with altered glazing, and those to the attic in gabled
½-dormers. Right gable wall has a tall narrow firewindow with gauged brick
head and a 2-course band over it, and a doorway to the rear bay (this being a
gable-end baffle-entry); rear has 6 simple rectangular windows, those in the
centre being stairlights, all with similarly altered glazing. Interior: front
and rear rooms of 2nd bay each have an inglenook with stone heck and
stopped-moulded bressumers; ovolo-moulded beams on both floors; full-height
closed-string staircase with panelled rectangular newels, turned balusters;
smoke hoods at 1st floor over the inglenook; plank doors with moulded
surrounds attached.

Listing NGR: SD5100821788

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

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