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Oak Cottage and Garden Cottage and Former Barn Adjoining

A Grade II Listed Building in Lancaster, Lancashire

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Latitude: 54.1253 / 54°7'30"N

Longitude: -2.5871 / 2°35'13"W

OS Eastings: 361731

OS Northings: 470093

OS Grid: SD617700

Mapcode National: GBR BNCQ.QY

Mapcode Global: WH952.7KBV

Plus Code: 9C6V4CG7+45

Entry Name: Oak Cottage and Garden Cottage and Former Barn Adjoining

Listing Date: 4 October 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1362566

English Heritage Legacy ID: 182492

Location: Wennington, Lancaster, Lancashire, LA2

County: Lancashire

District: Lancaster

Civil Parish: Wennington

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 SW
Oak Cottage and Garden Cottage and
5/192 former barn adjoining

Two houses, both late C17th but with straight joint between. Sandstone
rubble,with stone slate roof 2 storeys. Windows have mullions and are
rebated and chamfered except for those on the lst floor of, Oak Cottage,
which are chamfered. Oak Cottage, at the right, has ground-floor windows
of 3 and 2 lights and ones of 3 and one lights above. The door, at the
left, has a chamfered surround with battlemented lintel inscribed: 'WCS
1684'. Adjoining to the right and with a slightly lower roof is a former
barn, now part of the house. It has a wide entrance with segmental arch,
and a blocked door at the right with plain reveals. Garden Cottage, at the
left, has a 3-light re-tooled window on the ground floor. On the 1st floor
are 2 windows of 3 lights. At the right is a door with chamfered surround
and battlemented lintel inscribed: 'MCS 1910'. To its right is a blocked
one-light window. Chimney on gable of each house, the left-hand one with
projecting stack. Inside, Oak Cottage has main ceiling joists replaced in
pine, and recesses for a spice cupboard and bread oven in its gable wall.
Interior of Garden Cottage said to contain no early features.

Listing NGR: SD6173170093

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

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