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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: 1072567



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

County: Lancashire

District: Chorley

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Bretherton

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: 184271

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BRETHERTON NORTH ROAD SD 42 SE 3/20 Smithy Cottage - - II

Cottage; probably C17, altered in C18 and C19. Cruck-framed, with cladding of handmade brick on rendered plinth, corrugated sheet roof with boarded eaves, gable chimneys. Three bays. One and half storeys; modern brick gabled porch offset left, a 2-light casement to the left of this, an altered casement to the right and a little 2-light casement in the eaves above it, a vertical joint to the 3rd bay and a segmental-headed 2-light casement in this bay. Lean-to greenhouse addition at left end (not included) and 2 square inserted windows in gable above. Rear has inter alia a door and a 2-light sliding sash with 4 panes per leaf, and to the right of this the exposed end of a tie-beam. Interior: lower part of one cruck blade is visible in partition wall between 1st and 2nd bays; remainder of this truss and whole of another likely to be incorporated in partition walls.

Listing NGR: SD4777420920

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National Grid Reference: SD 47774 20920


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