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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: 1072735



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

County: Lancashire

District: Hyndburn

District Type: District Authority


National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 11-Jul-1966

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 183876

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GREAT HARWOOD MARTHOLME LANE SD 73 SE 3/73 Gatehouse at Martholme 11.7.1966 GV II*

Gatehouse, dated 1561. Sandstone rubble with quoins, restored stone slate roof with gable copings and kneelers, finial at left gable, one chimney on ridge, another at right gable. Three-bay rectangular plan. Two storeys; symmetrical front and rear: in centre a wide rounded and chamfered arch (originally open, now glazed), above this a square recess with a cast plaque with shield and helm, lettered at the bottom corners "15" "61"; in centre of 1st floor a large mullion and transom window with 8 round- headed lights; otherwise 2 windows each floor, all with 3 round-headed lights. Rear is the same except that it has no side windows at 1st floor. Left return wall has a similar 3 light window at 1st floor, and pointed light at ground floor. Modern addition at right end, with ex situ furnishings. Restored from derelict condition recently.

Listing NGR: SD7527133777

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National Grid Reference: SD 75271 33777


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