This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
SD 52NE SAMLESBURY ROACH ROAD
5/102 No. 1, Roach Bridge Cottages - (Moulden's House)
House, formerly dated 1727. Coursed sandstone blocks, wood lintels, roof of red tiles. Deep single pile baffle entry plan of 2 bays, gable chimney stack at right end; C19 single storey extension to the right. Doorway at right end, with large rectangular stone lintel, the former inscription (now eroded) having been M W M 1727
Two windows on each floor, all with wooden lintels and modern glazing bars.
Large quoins to left corner. Interior: kitchen and housepart (1st and 2nd bays) divided by timber-framed partition with wattle infilling; similar partitions on 1st floor making 4 rooms, the doorway of one having a ventilation grill above the lintel. Chamfered and stopped ceiling beams set on edge.
Formerly listed by inclusion in "Row of 6 cottages at Roach Bridge", and mistakenly dated 1627; the terrace of cottages behind the listed item is structurally separate, and is not included.
Listing NGR: SD5948128819
© Mr K. Foster. Source: Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
People & Organisations
Photographer: Foster, K.
Rights Holder: Foster, K.
Sandstone, Tile, Stuart House, Georgian Monument (By Form), Domestic, Dwelling, Date Stone, Commemorative, Commemorative Stone, Commemorative Monument
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