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Lovely Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Salesbury, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.7972 / 53°47'49"N

Longitude: -2.4896 / 2°29'22"W

OS Eastings: 367850

OS Northings: 433542

OS Grid: SD678335

Mapcode National: GBR CS1J.TK

Mapcode Global: WH96N.QTPC

Entry Name: Lovely Hall

Listing Date: 27 August 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1317677

English Heritage Legacy ID: 183533

Location: Salesbury, Ribble Valley, Lancashire, BB1

County: Lancashire

District: Ribble Valley

Civil Parish: Salesbury

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Salesbury St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text

SD 63 SE
5/48 Lovely Hall
House, c.1600, altered 1735 and 1874. Sandstone rubble with stone slate
roof. Original house has projecting cross wings at each side of recessed
central range. 2 storeys. Facade has band below parapet with urns,
continued as gable copings to cross-wings, added in 1735. Left-hand cross-
wing has 10-light mullioned and transomed window, hollow-chamfered with
outer chamfer and hood. On the 1st floor are 2 sashed windows with no
glazing bars. Central range of 3 bays has 8-light windows on the ground
floor similar to that of the cross-wing. On the 1st floor are sashed
windows with no glazing bars. In the central bay is a single-storey porch
with a parapet stepped up over a shaped door lintel, above which is a
plaque inscribed: 'LGNS 1874'. To each side of the porch is a lead
downspout with hopper head inscribed: 'IWT 1735'. The right-hand
cross-wing has a 2-storey mullioned and transomed canted bay window of
1874. To its right is a gabled addition of 1874 in a similar style, with a
10-light mullioned and transomed window on each floor. Chimneys on ridge
of left-hand cross-wing, to right of porch, and to right of right-hand
cross-wing. Inside, the door opens against a fireplace dated 1874, but
retaining part of a stone arch dated 1712 or 1713. No other exposed
features of architectural interest were visible at time of survey.

Listing NGR: SD6785033542

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