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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1071714



The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Lancashire

District: Lancaster

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Cantsfield

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 04-Oct-1967

Date of most recent amendment: 04-Dec-1985

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 182361

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5/66 Cantsfield House (formerly listed as Cantsfield House and Yew Trees) 4-10-1967 GV II

House, 1725, altered, with late C17th remains. Stuccoed, with sandstone dressings and slate roof. 2 storeys, 5 bays, with chamfered quoins and cyma cornice. Windows sashed with glazing bars and plain stone surrounds, those on the ground floor with sills lowered. Door, in central bay, has plain stone surround. Above is a plaque with decorative border inscribed: 'ITI 1725'. Chimneys on gables and to-left-of door. Set back to the right is a lower wing with a chamfered doorway with battlemented lintel inscribed: '1686 FIC'. The door is studded and has strap hinges. A rear wing has flat-faced mullioned windows of C18th type and rebated and chamfered windows of Cl7th type, probably re-used. Inside, the left-hand room has raised and fielded panelling. The wide dog-leg stair has a closed string, moulded handrail, and turned balusters. The left-hand 1st floor room is lined with raised and fieldedoak panelling and has a dentilled cornice.

Listing NGR: SD6198472885

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National Grid Reference: SD 61984 72885


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