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Bolton Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Copster Green, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.8025 / 53°48'9"N

Longitude: -2.4966 / 2°29'47"W

OS Eastings: 367392

OS Northings: 434136

OS Grid: SD673341

Mapcode National: GBR CS0G.9N

Mapcode Global: WH96N.MPC9

Entry Name: Bolton Hall

Listing Date: 27 August 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1317711

English Heritage Legacy ID: 183531

Location: Salesbury, Ribble Valley, Lancashire, BB1

County: Lancashire

District: Ribble Valley

Civil Parish: Salesbury

Built-Up Area: Copster Green

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
5/46 Bolton Hall
- II

House, 1655. Sandstone rubble with stone slate roof. 2 storeys, 3 bays.
Lobby-entry plan. Windows mullioned, double-chamfered with hoods. They are
of 5 lights except for those to the 2nd bay which are of 7 lights, all
with diamond leading. Between the 2nd and 3rd bays is a 2-storey porch
under a catslide roof. Its 1st floor oversails and has a 2-light window in
the right-hand return wall. The door has a chamfered surround. The lintel
was inscribed 'LBM 1655' (VCH) but all trace of this has been destroyed by
sand blasting. Chimneys in line with porch and on left-hand gable, which
is coped with kneelers. The front elevation has inappropriate strap
pointing. At the rear is a blocked 1st floor window which had timber
mullions. Inside, all 3 ground-floor rooms have chamfered axial beams, the
right-hand room with exposed chamfered and stopped common joists. The
middle room has an inglenook with chamfered and stopped bressumer and
stone jamb. A similar fireplace backing onto it in the right-hand room has
been partly blocked and part of the bressumer removed. The left-hand room
has a chamfered Tudor-arched parlour fireplace. In the right-hand 1st
floor room part of a blocked chamfered fireplace is visible. The roof
trusses are constructed from re-used crucks. In the loft a stepped 3-light
mullioned window in the right-hand gable now faces into the adjoining

Listing NGR: SD6739234136

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