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Statutory Address:

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

Chorley (District Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SD 53360 17261


ECCLESTON RED LANE (off) SD 51 NW 9/100 Wood End Farmhouse - - II

Farmhouse. C17, altered in C19. Stone plinth, scored stucco on handmade brick, slate roof. L-shaped plan: 2 bays with projecting 2-bay crosswing at left end. Two storeys: gable of wing incorporating porch in angle under carried-down roof, the open outer doorway segmental-headed, the inner door plain boarded; gable of wing has one 4-pane sash on each floor, main range has 2 similar windows on each floor, a chimney on the ridge and another at the right gable. Right gable has stone steps to granary; rear has continuous outshut, door to kitchen in 3rd bay, another door to rear gable of wing, various small windows including one 3-light sliding sash at 1st floor of middle bay. Interior: kitchen in 3rd bay has inglenook with very large stop-chamfered bressummer (and this room is unusually short, suggesting that the partition wall is an insertion); other room in this range has 2 large lateral beams with deep rounded chamfer, stopped; similar beams in parlour (front) and cheese room (rear) of wing; at 1st floor of wing framed doorways to bedrooms, the frames all decorated with cyma-stopped chamfer, and the doors all batten-and-board with 3 rows of studs, 2 ornamental strap hinges, and a wooden latch.

Listing NGR: SD5336017261


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

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Date: 21 May 2005
Reference: IOE01/14359/11
Rights: Copyright IoE Dr Ian Carney. Source Historic England Archive
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