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Former Gatehouse to Lostock Hall (Demolished) with Cottage Range to Rear

A Grade II* Listed Building in Horwich, Bolton

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Latitude: 53.5773 / 53°34'38"N

Longitude: -2.5204 / 2°31'13"W

OS Eastings: 365642

OS Northings: 409090

OS Grid: SD656090

Mapcode National: GBR BWV2.4C

Mapcode Global: WH97T.8B2Y

Plus Code: 9C5VHFGH+WV

Entry Name: Former Gatehouse to Lostock Hall (Demolished) with Cottage Range to Rear

Listing Date: 23 April 1952

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1388054

English Heritage Legacy ID: 476052

Location: Bolton, BL6

County: Bolton

Electoral Ward/Division: Horwich and Blackrod

Built-Up Area: Horwich

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Wingates St John the Evangelist

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Listing Text


797-1/3/245 (East side (off))
23/04/52 Former gatehouse to Lostock Hall
(demolished) with cottage range to


Gatehouse to Lostock Hall (now demolished), with cottage to
rear. Dated 1590, the cottage an addition of 1810. Coursed and
squared stone with slate roofs.
EXTERIOR: 3 storey gatehouse with wide central segmental arch
with moulded jambs now infilled with modern doorway. C19 sash
windows to either side. Paired 4-light mullioned and transomed
windows to first floor forming a continuous band, and an
8-light mullioned and transomed window above, with coat of
arms and the date above. The facade in articulated by coupled
columns to either side of the windows, Tuscan order to ground
floor, Ionic above, and Corinthian to third storey. Moulded
stone cornices and string courses, and scalloped parapet.
Gable end stack.
The cottage forms a rear wing of the gatehouse: 2 storey,
3-window range, the sash windows and doorway renewed in
original openings; 2 axial stacks.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
The medieval Lostock Hall has been demolished and its site is
now occupied by a factory.

Listing NGR: SD6564209090

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

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