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Hackensall Hall hackensall Hall Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Preesall, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.9206 / 53°55'14"N

Longitude: -2.9931 / 2°59'35"W

OS Eastings: 334875

OS Northings: 447615

OS Grid: SD348476

Mapcode National: GBR 7RJ3.SB

Mapcode Global: WH84Q.0Q09

Entry Name: Hackensall Hall hackensall Hall Farmhouse

Listing Date: 3 October 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1361845

English Heritage Legacy ID: 185043

Location: Preesall, Wyre, Lancashire, FY6

County: Lancashire

District: Wyre

Civil Parish: Preesall

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Preesall St Oswald

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text


1/31 Hackensall Hall and Hackensall
Hall Farmhouse

- II

House, 1873 with C17th remains. Pebbledashed brick with sandstone dressings
and slate roof. Irregular plan. 2 stories with attics. Windows have an inner
hollow chamfer and outer rebate, and hood moulds. Some of the window dressings
could be C17th. South front has, at left-hand side, a one-bay outshut with 3-light
windows. Further right is one bay with mullioned and transomed windows, of
12 lights on the ground floor and 8 lights on the 1st floor. Above is a 2-light
attic dormer. To the right of this bay is a gabled porch, now with no doorway
and with 2 2-light windows, the second window in the front wall of an outshut
against its right-hand return wall. Above the left-hand window is a plaque
inscribed: 'RFA GOD'S PROVIDENCE 1656'. To the right of the porch the facade
is continuous, but belongs to a narrower wing without an attic storey. Above
the porch outshut is a one-light window. To the right is one bay with mullioned
and transomed windows, of 8 lights on the ground floor and 6 lights on the 1st floor.
The west gable has one bay to the left of a single-storey porch, having mullioned
and transomed windows, of 12 lights on the ground floor and 10 lights above.
Above the porch is a similar stair window of 6 lights, with a 2 - light
chamfered mullioned window above. The south porch wall has a window of 2 cusped
ogee lights. The doorway is moulded with Tudor-arched head. To the right
of the porch is a projecting stack with offsets, with a brick cap. The numerous
other chimneys have similar caps. On the north side are subsidiary wings.
Interior. Room to west of porch on south front has 2 axial beams, each with
ovolo mouldings, with a roll attached to the soffit and with painted inscriptions.
The room to the north of the porch on the west gable has a moulded Tudor
arch framing an inglenook within which is set a stone fireplace. Both are
C19th. Other rooms not examined.

Listing NGR: SD3487547615

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

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