Wing of Former Barton Old Hall, circa 20 metres south of Old Hall Farmhouse, Jepps Lane, Barton - Preston

Detached two storey wing of former manor house, probably dating from C16, but now much altered. By tradition, Barton Old Hall was said to have been damaged by fire in 1617 by Richard Shuttleworth to avoid the expense of entertaining James I. Timber frame construction with C18 and C20 brick infill. Vacant and deteriorating with widespread decay to timber frame.

Wing of Former Barton Old Hall, circa 20 metres south of Old Hall Farmhouse, Jepps Lane, Barton - Preston
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Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: WING OF FORMER BARTON OLD HALL, CIRCA 20 METRES SOUTH OF OLD HALL FARMHOUSE
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade II*
  • List Entry Number: 1073560
  • Local Planning Authority: Preston
  • Site Type: Domestic > Country house

Location

  • Building Name: Wing of Former Barton Old Hall
  • County: Lancashire
  • District / Borough: Preston
  • Parish: Barton
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Wyre and Preston North
  • Region: North West

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Building or structure
  • Condition: Poor
  • Occupancy / Use: Vacant/not in use
  • Priority: C - Slow decay; no solution agreed
  • Previous Priority: C
  • Ownership: Private

Contact Details

Tamsin Cooke 0161 242 1422

Next steps

Read more about this historic site on the National Heritage List for England