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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: 1072495



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

County: Lancashire

District: Chorley

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Hoghton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 30-Jan-1987

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 184400

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HOGHTON PRESTON ROAD SD 62 NW 2/146 Holy Trinity School - GV II

School, now house. 1838 rebuilding of school founded by Sir Charles Hoghton in 1709; enlarged 1873; altered. Coursed sandstone, slate roof. Three bays and 2 storeys with large single-storey wing on each side. Tudor style; 1st floor band, buttresses (diagonal at the corners), recessed mullioned windows with round-headed lights and hoodmoulds: in each bay one 5-light window at ground floor and two 2-light windows above; at north gable a gabled 2-storey porch with moulded arched doorway and a carved stone tablet above showing a bull and a griffon. On east side the single storey wing has a prominent side-wall chimney stack with offsets and coupled octagonal flues with moulded caps, a 2-light window to the right of this, and in the gable wall a very large 5-light mullioned window, a single-light opening in the apex; in the angle is a lean-to porch to the main range with a moulded Tudor-arched doorway, a window in the side wall, one window to the left and 2 above, like those at front. All gables have stone coping with kneelers and apex finials. (Re-located datestone in garden wall states that wing was added 1873 by Sir H de H). Included for group value with Church of the Holy Trinity on opposite side of road.

Listing NGR: SD6156425912

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National Grid Reference: SD 61564 25912


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