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NUMBERS 1, 3, 4 AND HILLTOP

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.

Name: NUMBERS 1, 3, 4 AND HILLTOP

List entry Number: 1204783

Location

NUMBERS 1, 3, 4 AND HILLTOP, 1,3, AND 4, SHAW BROW

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

County: Lancashire

District: Chorley

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Whittle-le-Woods

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 26-Nov-1975

Date of most recent amendment: 21-Feb-1984

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 357691

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Details

SD 52 SE WHITTLE-LE-WOODS SHAW BROW



3/170 Nos. 1, 3, 4 and Hilltop 26.11.1975 (Formerly listed as Nos.1-6 (consec) - II Almshouses)

Row of 6 almshouses, dated 1841, now 4 dwellings. Dressed stone on plinth of large blocks, (random rubble sides and rear), slate roof with seven 2-flue chimneys. Long rectangular plan, 2 storeys, single-pile with a continuous single-storey outshut to the rear. All the houses are of one bay with the doorway on the left and one window on each floor, but the 1st and 5th doorways have been replaced by windows; doorways have plain stone cases, and Nos. 3 and 4 have studded doors with long fleur-de-lys headed hinges; all windows have 2 round-headed lights. At centre of first floor is a large stone tablet in a moulded frame, with incised lettering: These six Cottages were Erected AD 1841 By Susanna Daughter and sole Heiress of Peter Brooke of Astley Hall in the County of Lancaster Esqr; for the benefit of Poor Persons, Natives of, resident in, and belonging to the Township of Chorley.

Listing NGR: SD5797420957

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National Grid Reference: SD 57974 20957

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