This browser is not fully supported by Historic England. Please update your browser to the latest version so that you get the best from our website.


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: 1072825



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

County: Lancashire

District: Rossendale

District Type: District Authority


National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 09-Aug-1966

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

Legacy System Information

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System: LBS

UID: 185718

Asset Groupings

This list entry does not comprise part of an Asset Grouping. Asset Groupings are not part of the official record but are added later for information.

List entry Description

Summary of Building

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

Reasons for Designation

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.


Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.


SD 81 SW RAMSBOTTOM SALES'S LANE 12/140 Sales's Farmhouse with attached 9.8.1966 barn

- II

Farmhouse and barn under one roof, dated 1679 on re-cut lintel of doorway of lean-to at right end. Coursed sandstone rubble with quoins, stone slate roof with brick chimney close to right gable. L-shaped plan: house of 2-bay end-baffle-entry type with extension to rear of 2nd bay, and 3-bay barn continued to left. Two storeys, walls raised 3 or 4 courses, rear extension separately roofed; original entrance in right return wall now covered by single-storey lean-to; present entrance by inserted door to 1st bay. Left of this a chamfered mullion window with hoodmould (originally 4 lights, altered, now lacking 2 mullions), right of it a chamfered mullion 4-light window and a 2-light firewindow with linked hoodmoulds, both lacking one mullion; 1st floor has 2 chamfered flush mullion windows, both 3-lights, altered, lacking one mullion. At right end lean-to (replacing original porch) has doorway with re-cut lintel inscribed ":IS : 1679:", and extension partly covered by this has plain doorway and remains of one flush mullion window on each floor. Interior: 2nd bay has inglenook fireplace with very large crudely chamfered bressumer, heck to original doorway on the left, 2 chamfered beams. History: Thomas Sale, Quaker, imprisoned 1665 (Bury Guardian 4.9.1926, and 21 and 28.10, 4.11.1933). (NB plan-type closely resembling Ridshaw Farmhouse, Bury Old Road, qv).

Listing NGR: SD8179814987

Selected Sources

Books and journals
'Bury Guardian' in 28 October, (1933)
'Bury Guardian' in 4 November, (1933)
'Bury Guardian' in 4 September, (1926)
'Bury Guardian' in 21 October, (1933)

National Grid Reference: SD 81798 14987


© Crown Copyright and database right 2018. All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100024900.
© British Crown and SeaZone Solutions Limited 2018. All rights reserved. Licence number 102006.006.
Use of this data is subject to Terms and Conditions.

The above map is for quick reference purposes only and may not be to scale. For a copy of the full scale map, please see the attached PDF - 1072825 .pdf

The PDF will be generated from our live systems and may take a few minutes to download depending on how busy our servers are. We apologise for this delay.

This copy shows the entry on 14-Aug-2018 at 11:50:19.

End of official listing