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Latitude: 53.6046 / 53°36'16"N
Longitude: -2.4517 / 2°27'6"W
OS Eastings: 370205
OS Northings: 412100
OS Grid: SD702121
Mapcode National: GBR CVBR.0K
Mapcode Global: WH97N.9NRH
Entry Name: Farm Buildings at Harricroft Farm
Listing Date: 26 April 1974
Last Amended: 30 April 1999
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1388199
English Heritage Legacy ID: 476197
Location: Bolton, BL1
Electoral Ward/Division: Astley Bridge
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester
Church of England Parish: Astley Bridge St Paul
Church of England Diocese: Manchester
SD71SW OLDHAM'S LANE
797-1/2/167 (West side (off))
26/04/74 Farm buildings at Harricroft Farm
(Formerly Listed as:
Harricroft Farmhouse and buildings
Farm buildings, comprising main barn, shippons and stables
around a yard. The barn is dated 1832, the shippons and stable
range may be somewhat earlier. Well-coursed and squared stone
to barn, rougher rubble to shippons and stable; heavy slate
EXTERIOR AND PLAN: main barn is L-plan, with 2-storey southern
range, perhaps originally intended as stabling. 3 doors, 2 now
windows and partially blocked, each with window alongside.
Single semi-circular window towards the right, with stressed
architrave with keystone. 2 bulls-eye windows at upper level,
each side of date stone, with initials 'R.A.'. Ventilation
slits below these upper windows.
Return wing to rear has full-height segmentally arched
opposing doors, with 2 windows to right, and a semi-circular
window to left, with stressed architrave with keystone.
Ventilation slits above. Heavy voussoirs and keystones to main
entrance arches, the other openings with flat lintels.
Shippons adjoin barn at right angles, and together with the
stable range, enclose the yard: single storey, with central
and outer doorways divided by windows, the central doorway
itself now a window. Stable range at right angles
substantially altered and partially rebuilt in brick.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
Listing NGR: SD7020512100
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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