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Lancaster (District Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SD 59889 76298


SD 57 NE WHITTINGTON 1/199 Pearson House


House, 1881 with C17th remains, probably by Paley and Austin. Sandstone rubble with slate roof. 2 storeys with attic. Windows rebated and chamfered with mullions. South wall has projecting gabled wing at right, and ground-floor drip course. Its front wall has a canted bay window on the ground floor, with 3 lights at the front and one to each canted side. On the 1st floor is a 3-light window with hood, with a 2-light attic window above. To the left there is a 3-light window on each floor, the 1st floor one with hood. At the right, in the angle with the wing, is a blocked doorway with moulded surround, moulded imposts, and a design on the lintel. Above is a plaque inscribed: 'IA 1683'. Chimney on left-hand gable. East wall has a 2-storey gabled porch. To its right is one bay having one-light windows. Further right is a gabled bay having a 4-light window on the ground floor and one of 3 lights above. The porch has a 3-light window on each floor, and a doorway in its left-hand return wall with a moulded surround and inscription: 'DG 1881'. Chimney on front wall to left of porch, and to left of gabled bay.

Listing NGR: SD5988976298


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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: 14 Mar 2003
Reference: IOE01/09825/18
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