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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: 1072500



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

County: Lancashire

District: Chorley

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Mawdesley

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: 184408

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MAWDESLEY BENTLEY LANE SD 51 SW 13/154 Anderton Mill Cottage - - II

Miller's cottage, now house. Dated 1799 on porch, but incorporating some earlier fabric; altered. Sandstone: front and gables of regular coursed blocks, rear of random rubble, with quoins; slate roof with brick chimneys. L-plan: 3 bays with rear wing to left half. Two storeys; in 1st bay a single-storey gabled porch with oval panel on lintel inscribed 1799 (with a flourish each side) and red tiled roof, and flanking this fixed windows with 4 and 6 panes; further right a vertical joint to half height with long and short stones suggesting the left jamb of a former wagon entrance, a 3-light casement in this part and a 2-light sliding sash to the 3rd bay; at 1st floor, sliding sash windows of 3, 3, and 2 lights. Rear: rear wing mostly random rubble but raised by 5 courses of masonry like the front; doorways into wing and 3rd bay, one small window on each floor. Interior: altered, but 3rd bay contains one exceptionally large chamfered beam. History: associated with windmill which formerly stood a few metres to north.

Listing NGR: SD5105414271

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National Grid Reference: SD 51054 14271


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