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Lock Keepers Office

A Grade II Listed Building in Whittle-le-Woods, Lancashire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.6836 / 53°41'1"N

Longitude: -2.6204 / 2°37'13"W

OS Eastings: 359123

OS Northings: 420976

OS Grid: SD591209

Mapcode National: GBR BT4V.H7

Mapcode Global: WH975.QNDX

Plus Code: 9C5VM9MH+FV

Entry Name: Lock Keepers Office

Listing Date: 21 February 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1361847

English Heritage Legacy ID: 357680

Location: Whittle-le-Woods, Chorley, Lancashire, PR6

County: Lancashire

District: Chorley

Civil Parish: Whittle-le-Woods

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Whittle-le-Woods St John the Evangelist

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Description


SD 52 SE WHITTLE-LE-WOODS JOHNSON'S HILLOCK

3/162 Lock Keeper's Office
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GV II


Office building at west end of 4th lock, probably c.1816. Coursed stone,
slate roof with stone gable copings and a chimney at rear gable. Square
single-cell plan. Built into slope, one storey to road (north) side, 2
storeys to south side. Gabled front facing bridge has a board door to the
right, approached by a stone step protected on 2 sides by iron railings
with a ramped handrail; and a fixed window of 4 large panes in a plain
stone case; south side has a boarded basement door with a large lintel a
small basement window and a top-hung casement window above.


Listing NGR: SD5912320976

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