HIGH RILEY COTTGES

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1205813
Date first listed:
22-Aug-1966
Statutory Address:
HIGH RILEY COTTGES, 1, 3, 5 AND 7, SANDY LANE

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Location

Statutory Address:
HIGH RILEY COTTGES, 1, 3, 5 AND 7, SANDY LANE

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

County:
Lancashire
District:
Hyndburn (District Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SD 77922 28339

Details

ACCRINGTON SANDY LANE SD 72 NE 5/33 Nos. 1, 3, 5 and 7 High Riley Cottages 22.8.1966 - II

Farmhouse, dated 1628, altered, with C19 extension, now 3 dwellings. Random rubble with quoins, stone slate roof with 2 pairs of coupled chimneys on the ridge, one chimney at right gable. Originally 3-bay L-shaped plan with projecting wing to 3rd bay. Two storeys; gable of wing has kneelers with finials, incorporates porch with chamfered doorway on left, a datestone over it lettered "1628" ("2" reversed), and has one 3-light stone mullion window on each floor and a small blocked window in apex; to left are 2 similar windows on each floor (4 lights at ground floor); all these windows have hoodmoulds and are probably restorations. Rear has 2 original double-chamfered stone mullion windows on each floor, all with hoodmoulds. Interior altered. C19 addition on right in matching style. History: see Ainsworth Homesteads pp.18-23.

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
183832
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Ainsworth, R, The Old Homesteads of Accrington and District, (1928), 18-23

Legal

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: 12 Sep 2004
Reference: IOE01/13072/19
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