COW ARK SMITHY

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1072235
Date first listed:
16-Nov-1983
Statutory Address:
COW ARK SMITHY

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Location

Statutory Address:
COW ARK SMITHY

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

County:
Lancashire
District:
Ribble Valley (District Authority)
Parish:
Bowland Forest Low
National Grid Reference:
SD 67184 45401

Details

SD 64 NE BOWLAND FOREST LOW COW ARK

14/18 Cow Ark Smithy

II

Former smithy, probably late C18th. Squared sandstone rubble with stone slate roof. The south wall has 2 windows with plain stone surrounds, the right-hand one having SR D 1804 and other illegible initials roughly carved on the lintel. Between them is a door with plain stone surround, now blocked to form a window. At the far left is a wide entrance with long-and-short jambs and a timber lintel. The right-hand gable has a coping and a truncated chimney cap with weathered top. To the right of the wide opening is a brick chimney cap, with another truncated chimney on the rear wall. Inside there is a solid stone wall to the right of the wide opening, the right-hand unit having a hardwood roof truss with collar, tie, and raking queen struts.

Listing NGR: SD6718445401

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
183069
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

End of official listing

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