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High Gale Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Burrow-with-Burrow, Lancashire

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Latitude: 54.1845 / 54°11'4"N

Longitude: -2.5674 / 2°34'2"W

OS Eastings: 363070

OS Northings: 476678

OS Grid: SD630766

Mapcode National: GBR BNH1.ZQ

Mapcode Global: WH94W.J2NW

Entry Name: High Gale Farmhouse

Listing Date: 4 December 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1362518

English Heritage Legacy ID: 182329

Location: Burrow-with-Burrow, Lancaster, Lancashire, LA6

County: Lancashire

District: Lancaster

Civil Parish: Burrow-with-Burrow

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Tunstall St John the Baptist and Melling St Wilfred and Leck St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text

SD 67 NW
2/35 High Gale. Farmhouse


House, 1678. Slobbered rubble with slate roof. 2 storeys with,attics.
Windows mainly 6-pane sashes with plain reveals. Main, possibly earliest,
part of house of 3 bays; having paired sashed windows on the ground floor
at the right. Part of a drip course remains over the ground floor, rising
over a central doorway with moulded surround and battlemented lintel
inscribed: 'GME 1678'. Towards the right are 2 bays, with a small window
with plain reveals further right on the 1st floor. Chimneys on gables and
to right of 3rd bay. In the left-hand gable are 3 2-light mullioned
windows, one lighting the attic. Inside, the room entered from the front
door has 2 chamfered and stopped axial main joists resting on a cruck
blade re-used as a firehood bressumer. The left-hand room has a fireplace
opening with splayed rubble sides and rough stone arch.

Listing NGR: SD6307076678

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

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