Heskins Farmhouse


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Listed Building
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Statutory Address:
Heskins Farmhouse, Grimeford Lane, Anderton, PR6 9HL


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Statutory Address:
Heskins Farmhouse, Grimeford Lane, Anderton, PR6 9HL

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

Chorley (District Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SD 61765 12810


SD 61 SW 14/3


II Farmhouse, now house. Dated 1715 on lintel of door, altered. Watershot coursed squared sandstone with quoins, roof of stone slate (front) and slate (rear), with brick gable chimneys. Two-bay end-baffle-entry plan, with lean-to addition to rear. Two storeys; chamfered plinth; doorway at left end has large rectangular lintel with raised lettering WF/ 1715; two windows on each floor to the right, all vertical rectangular with altered glazing, those at ground floor with large rectangular lintels and the left-hand window wider than the others. Left gable wall has a blocked inserted doorway, a 4-pane window to the rear of this; right gable wall has a similar window; rear has continuous lean-to outshut, remains of blocked windows in the wall above. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SD6176512810


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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: 28 Sep 2003
Reference: IOE01/10971/12
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