Parkers Farmhouse, Cow Hill Lane, Rishton - Hyndburn

Farmhouse dating to c1600. End bay used for farm storage, but remainder of the house is vacant. In urgent need of masonry, roof and rainwater goods repairs. The Local Authority is working with the owner to encourage repairs to arrest deterioration and preserve its rare surviving internal features.

Parkers Farmhouse, Cow Hill Lane, Rishton - Hyndburn
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Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: PARKER's FARMHOUSE
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade II*
  • List Entry Number: 1206115
  • Local Planning Authority: Hyndburn
  • Site Type: Domestic > Residential building


  • Building Name: Parkers Farmhouse
  • Street Name: Cow Hill Lane
  • Locality: Rishton
  • County: Lancashire
  • District / Borough: Hyndburn
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Hyndburn
  • Region: North West

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Building or structure
  • Condition: Very bad
  • Occupancy / Use: Vacant/not in use
  • Priority: A - Immediate risk of further rapid deterioration or loss of fabric; no solution agreed
  • Previous Priority: A
  • Ownership: Private