WORTHINGTON HALL

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1228585
Date first listed:
19-Nov-1951
Statutory Address:
WORTHINGTON HALL, CHORLEY LANE

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Location

Statutory Address:
WORTHINGTON HALL, CHORLEY LANE

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

District:
Wigan (Metropolitan Authority)
Parish:
Worthington
National Grid Reference:
SD 58089 10942

Details

WORTHINGTON CHORLEY LANE SD 51 SE (east side) 2/133 Worthington Hall 19.11.51 - II* Farmhouse. Dated 1577 with later additions. Stone, plastered to front, with slate roof; one bay of front has exposed timber framing. 2 storeys, 4 irregular bays, 2nd bay has timber framing with decorative panels; coved jettied 1st floor, the bressummer with trailing leaf decoration. Windows have casements, those to last 2 bays with segmental heads. Entrance in gabled porch has Tudor head with enriched spandrels and lintel with lettering "EO EDWARDE WORTHINGTON 1577/MO" cross-axial stack with 2 diagonal shafts and gable- end stack. Rear has exposed stone with quoins. Interior has 2 fireplaces, the one large, with bressummer, now blocked by partition. Attic has timber trusses and wattle and daub infill panels; small fireplace.

Listing NGR: SD5808910942

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
403082
Legacy System:
LBS

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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