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City Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Towngate, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.6299 / 53°37'47"N

Longitude: -2.7586 / 2°45'31"W

OS Eastings: 349927

OS Northings: 415091

OS Grid: SD499150

Mapcode National: GBR 9V5G.KH

Mapcode Global: WH86C.L1K1

Plus Code: 9C5VJ6HR+XG

Entry Name: City Cottage

Listing Date: 17 April 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1362120

English Heritage Legacy ID: 184415

Location: Mawdesley, Chorley, Lancashire, L40

County: Lancashire

Civil Parish: Mawdesley

Built-Up Area: Towngate

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Mawdesley with Bispham St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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SD 41 NE
8/161 City Cottage
- II

Cottage. C17, altered. High stone plinth, post-and-rail box framed walls
with straight arch-braces to the wallplate, stone slate roof with brick
chimney at right gable. Two bays, 1½ storeys; entrance through modern
addition at left end; two 3-light fixed windows below the rail (one to each
bay) and an inserted dormer to the 2nd bay. Rear is similar but altered to
make a small window below the rail in each panel, has bracing only from the
centre post, and in the centre has a doorway with nicked lintel. Interior:
complete timber-framed construction: lateral partition wall with 2
doorways, one altered and the other blocked under a cambered lintel;
similar longitudinal partition of 1st bay; chamfered beams; at 1st floor 2
timber-framed partitions close together, with original doorways in both;
windbraced roof.

Listing NGR: SD4992715091

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