Listed buildings in Duddon

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Duddon is a civil parish in Cheshire West and Chester, England. It contains 13 buildings that are recorded in the National Heritage List for England as designated listed buildings, all of which are at Grade II. This grade is the lowest of the three gradings given to listed buildings and is applied to "buildings of national importance and special interest".[1] Apart from the village of Duddon, the parish is entirely rural. All the listed buildings are houses, or are related to farming.

Name and location Photograph Date Notes
Barn, Duddon Old Hall
53°10′39″N 2°43′34″W / 53.1774°N 2.7261°W / 53.1774; -2.7261 (Barn, Duddon Old Hall)
16th century Originally a threshing barn, additions were made in the 19th century. The building is timber-framed, with brick nogging and some weatherboarding, on a stone plinth. The later additions are in brick and stone. It has two storeys, and a five-bay front. It contains doors and pitch holes.[2][3]
Duddon Old Hall
53°10′38″N 2°43′35″W / 53.1772°N 2.7264°W / 53.1772; -2.7264 (Duddon Old Hall)
Late 16th century The house is constructed partly in timber-framing and partly in brick on a stone plinth. It is roofed with slates and stone-slates. The house consists of a hall and a cross-wing, is in two storeys, and has a four-bay front. The left bay is timber-framed, projects forwards, and has a gable and a bargeboard. All the windows are casements.[2][4][5]
Laurel Farmhouse
53°10′36″N 2°43′41″W / 53.1767°N 2.7280°W / 53.1767; -2.7280 (Laurel Farmhouse)
Early 17th century The farmhouse was extended in the early 19th century. It is partly timber-framed, with brick and brick nogging, on a stone plinth, and partly in brick. The house is thatched, is in a single storey with an attic, and has a three-bay front. The windows are casements.[6]
The Green
53°10′42″N 2°43′47″W / 53.1782°N 2.7296°W / 53.1782; -2.7296 (The Green)
Early 17th century Originally a farmhouse, this was later altered and extended. The older part is timber-framed on a stone plinth, the later part is in brick; it has a slate roof. It is in a single storey with an attic, and has a five-bay front. The windows are casements.[7]
Duddon Lodge
53°10′42″N 2°44′06″W / 53.1783°N 2.7349°W / 53.1783; -2.7349 (Duddon Lodge)
Early to mid 19th century A stuccoed house with a hipped slate roof. It has a double pile plan. It has a symmetrical three-bay front, and is in two storeys. In the central bay is a Tuscan style porch with a flat entablature. The rear is in three storeys. All the windows are sashes.[8]

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Citations

  1. ^ Listed Buildings, Historic England, retrieved 1 April 2015 
  2. ^ a b Hartwell et al. (2011), p. 336
  3. ^ Historic England, "Barn 25m north east of Duddon Old Hall (1330297)", National Heritage List for England, retrieved 30 May 2013 
  4. ^ de Figueiredo & Treuherz (1988), p. 230
  5. ^ Historic England, "Duddon Old Hall (1130566)", National Heritage List for England, retrieved 30 May 2013 
  6. ^ Historic England, "Laurel Farmhouse, Duddon (1136814)", National Heritage List for England, retrieved 30 May 2013 
  7. ^ Historic England, "The Green, Duddon (1330277)", National Heritage List for England, retrieved 30 May 2013 
  8. ^ Historic England, "Duddon Lodge (1130565)", National Heritage List for England, retrieved 30 May 2013 

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