ACKHURST LODGE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1072444
Date first listed:
21-Feb-1984
Statutory Address:
ACKHURST LODGE, SOUTHPORT ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
ACKHURST LODGE, SOUTHPORT ROAD

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

County:
Lancashire
District:
Chorley (District Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SD 56947 17929

Details

SD 51 NE CHORLEY SOUTHPORT ROAD



5/72 Ackhurst Lodge - - II

Lodge to Astley Hall (q.v.) 1842. Box frame construction on plinth of large stone blocks, with infil wattle-and-daub; but part at least of rear range is rendered brick with applied timber; stone slate roof with brick chimney at left gable and behind rear ridge. Roughly square plan, 3 bays, with separately roofed parallel rear range. Two storeys. Black timber and white panels, with bands of closely-spaced rails and short posts at 1st floor and eaves levels; otherwise, angle bracing, arch bracing and decorative panelling. In the centre, a 2-storey gabled porch with Tudor- arched lintel to the entrance; ground floor has 2 large wooden cross windows with diamond-lattice glazing, a smaller 2-light window at right end of 1st floor, and various other windows all in similar style. Large external chimney stack at left gable, with 2 flues disguised as 4 separated by zigzag brickwork similar to chimney on west side of Astley Hall, crenellated at the top.

Listing NGR: SD5694717929

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
357588
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Other
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 25 Lancashire,

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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Date: 13 Oct 1999
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