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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: 1309232



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

County: Lancashire

District: Chorley

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Bretherton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 22-Oct-1952

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 184281

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BRETHERTON SOUTH ROAD SD 42 SE 3/30 Church House Farmhouse 22.10.52 GV II

Farmhouse, now house. Dated 1698 on porch, altered. Colour-washed brick with stone quoins at ground floor, stone slate roof. Three-bay baffle-entry plan with projecting porch, single-storey rear extension to 3rd bay. Two storeys; plinth, 2-course band; 2-storey gabled porch in line with ridge chimney at junction of 2nd and 3rd bays has segmental-headed doorway, square datestone above the band lettered in relief


segmental-headed 2-light window at 1st floor, and triangular-headed peepwindows in the sides; to the left, 2 segmental-headed 2-light windows on each floor and to the right a 2-light casement at ground floor and altered 3-light window above. Rear has segmental-headed windows, mostly altered. Interior: altered, but housepart in middle bay has inglenook with heck and bressummer, this and 2 longitudinal beams with stopped 1/4-round moulding; one similar beam in service end in 1st bay.

Listing NGR: SD4764920365

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National Grid Reference: SD 47649 20365


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