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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.

Name: GIANT'S HALL FARMHOUSE

List entry Number: 1287164

Location

GIANT'S HALL FARMHOUSE, STANDISH WOOD LANE

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

County District District Type Parish
WiganMetropolitan Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 09-Aug-1966

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 403076

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Summary of Building

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History

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Details

STANDISH-WITH-LANGTREE STANDISH WOOD LANE SD 50 NE (west side) 5/128 Giant's Hall 9.8.66 Farmhouse - II* Farmhouse. Datestone reads: "WLP/1675", with almost contemporary extension. Dressed stone with reconstituted stone roof. 2 storeys. 3 bays, the 1st lower, an extension, the 3rd bay breaks forward under gable. Base and quoins. Double-chamfered-mullioned windows have label moulds; ground floor has 2:5:4-light windows; 1st floor has 2:6:4-light windows. 3rd bay has 3-light attic window to 3rd bay. 2 brick gable-end stacks and right return lateral stack. Rear has mullioned windows and C20 lean-to projection to end bay. Interior has timber-framed partition walls. Large fireplace has ovolo moulded bressumer on timber posts right side open to recess with window. Original stair door now blocked. 3rd bay has angle fireplaces, one 1st floor Tudor-headed stone fireplace, others probably exist; ovolo moulded beams. 6- panel door with butterfly hinges at foot of stair. Extension has large fireplace with bressumer and chamfered beams with stepped stops.

Listing NGR: SD5668207761

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National Grid Reference: SD 56682 07761

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