This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
SD5007 ROBY MILL, Roby Mill 783-1/5/105 (East side) 25/06/73 Nos.38, 40 AND 42 (Formerly Listed as: SKELMERSDALE AND HOLLAND ROBY MILL Nos.36-42 (Even))
Row of 3 cottages. Probably mid to later C18; altered. Coursed squared sandstone, composition tile roof, stone and brick chimneys. Double-depth except No.42 which is almost triangular on plan, the rear wall canted sharply back; all single-fronted. 2 low storeys, 1+1+1 windows; all have the doorways to the left, with simple rectangular lintels and set-in wooden doorcases, a board door to No.38, a C20 door to No.40, and the door to No.42 loose at time of survey (1991); each has one square window on each floor: a 2-light casement and 2-light sliding sash at No.38; C20 glazing at No.40; and 2-light casements at No.42. Ridge chimney and gable chimney to right. Rear: No.38 has small-paned sliding sash at 1st floor; otherwise, altered. Forms group with No.36 adjoining to the right (qv).
Listing NGR: SD5177007347
Copyright IoE Mr Simon Barker. Source Historic England Archive
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Photographer: Barker, Simon
Rights Holder: Barker, Simon
Sandstone, Tile, Georgian House, Monument <By Form>, Domestic, Dwelling