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Barn Circa 50 Metres East of Bradleys Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Rivington, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.6317 / 53°37'54"N

Longitude: -2.5609 / 2°33'39"W

OS Eastings: 363008

OS Northings: 415162

OS Grid: SD630151

Mapcode National: GBR BVKF.CW

Mapcode Global: WH97D.MZR8

Entry Name: Barn Circa 50 Metres East of Bradleys Farmhouse

Listing Date: 30 January 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1317492

English Heritage Legacy ID: 184444

Location: Rivington, Chorley, Lancashire, BL6

County: Lancashire

District: Chorley

Civil Parish: Rivington

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Rivington

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Listing Text

SD 61 NW
10/190 Barn c.50 metres east of
- Bradleys Farmhouse

Barn with integral shippon. Dated 1737 in west gable, perhaps altered.
Coursed sandstone rubble with quoins, slate roof. Irregular T-plan with
unequal outshuts on both sides of the shippon at the west (lower) end, and
barn on higher level to the east. Very broad west gable wall including the
outshuts, (the eaves on the north side carried down to about 2 metres above
ground level) has traditional 3 shippon doors all offset to the left, all
with chamfered surrounds, 3 windows associated with this part, a loading
door in the centre at loft level, above this a square datestone inscribed
and a square owl-hole. South side has a chamfered doorway to the outshut
(which is small, probably a stable), another door to the 2nd bay, 2
windows, a wagon door porch with carried down roof, and some slit
breathers. North side has exceptionally large outshut to the western half,
under a catslide roof, 3 casement windows in the outer wall of this;
otherwise this wall and the east gable are covered by additions. Interior
of shippon end: loft floor carried on wooden beams supported by wooden
saddles on short posts rising from iron columns.

Listing NGR: SD6300815162

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