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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: 1071787



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

County: Lancashire

District: Lancaster

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Caton-with-Littledale

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 07-Mar-1985

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 182122

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5/49 Moorgarth -

- II

House, early-to-mid C19th. Built as Caton workhouse and converted, probably by Paley junior, into house for Paley family c.1900. Sandstone rubble with stone slate roof. 2 storeys with attic and cellar, 7 bays. Windows sashed with glazing bars and plain stone surrounds with straight hoods. 7th bay has stained glass window on ground floor and is blank on 1st floor. Bays 4, 5 and 6 covered by single-storey porch with cornice and parapet. Its left-hand part has a 4-light window with square mullions and glazing bars. To the right the doorway has an architrave with semi-circular head, keystone and impost band. It is flanked by pilasters and has a string course and plaque above. The gutter is treated as a cornice, with 4 modillions over each bay. Above is a hipped attic dormer. The gables have copings with kneelers, and chimneys. 3rd chimney to right of 5th bay. On the south side are 2 added 2-storey bay windows with hipped roofs. On the east side are further additions.

Listing NGR: SD5456863944

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National Grid Reference: SD 54568 63944


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