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Wogden's Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Heapey, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.6724 / 53°40'20"N

Longitude: -2.5985 / 2°35'54"W

OS Eastings: 360555

OS Northings: 419714

OS Grid: SD605197

Mapcode National: GBR BT9Z.78

Mapcode Global: WH976.1YWJ

Entry Name: Wogden's Farmhouse

Listing Date: 30 January 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1317869

English Heritage Legacy ID: 184374

Location: Heapey, Chorley, Lancashire, PR6

County: Lancashire

District: Chorley

Civil Parish: Heapey

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Heapey St Barnabas

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text

SD 61 NW
10/120 Wogden's Farmhouse
- II

Farmhouse, mid-to later C17; altered and enlarged in later C18. Coursed
sandstone rubble with quoins, stone slate roof with brick gable chimneys.
Two-bay end-baffle-entry plan with very large front outshut. Two storeys;
original front on north side has doorway at left end with straight
dripstone over the lintel, remains of a single round-headed light to right
of door, inserted 2-light casement above; the rest of the front is covered
by a deep outshut addition under a catslide roof, the very low front wall
of which has a 3-light casement and a 2-light sliding sash with glazing
bars. Right gable wall, partly covered by damaged wooden lean-to, has
remains of blocked chamfered mullion windows with hoodmoulds; 2 and 3
lights at ground floor, 3 and one at 1st floor, and 2 lights in attic.
Rear wall altered to make a symmetrical facade with inserted central door
(under glazed lean-to porch), has 2 windows at ground floor and 3 above,
all 2-light casements with large run-out stone heads and sills. Interior:
large housepart inglenook has massive moulded stone heck with a crudely
moulded cap, straight bressummer with small chamfer, C19 iron
oven-and-boiler range; 2 large beams with stopped 1/4-round moulding;
similar beam in parlour; roof of 2 collar trusses with windbracing to 2
pairs of trenched overlapped purlins, wattle-and-daub infil in the 2nd

Listing NGR: SD6055519714

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

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