Imagine getting married in this great vernacular cathedral? You can! The cruck barn at Pendle Heritage Centre, Barrowford, Lancs. (This pic’s worth cracking open) #htnwphoto https://t.co/QI880tOup2 https://twitter.com/fotofacade/status/1413468247333081095
My walk to the office this morning at the Pendle Heritage Centre. It doesn’t get better than this!! #htnwphoto https://t.co/BrF2pAG61R https://twitter.com/fotofacade/status/1413028154059407361
There are some pretty views of Pendle Hill from Shawcliffe Lane, Great Harwood. These were taken just now.
Taken just now after a grand evening walk to Black Hill and back.
I’ve got that silly Friday feeling 😜. Quick walk through the gorgeous timbers of Pendle Heritage Centre’s vernaculartastic cruck barn in the beautiful must see destination of Barrowford, Lancs. #htnwphoto https://t.co/1JKeln7Y1A https://twitter.com/fotofacade/status/1403378359615332362
Working in the most delightful location in Lancs at the Pendle Heritage Centre – today I’m photographing this cruck barn within the complex. #htnwphoto https://t.co/snIigj5ZRC https://twitter.com/fotofacade/status/1402570699315765250
But being on Pendle Hill is still wonderful!
Did you know that you can park up at one of the old quarries on Nick ‘o’ Pendle and immediatly embrace the windswept open spaces of Pendle Hill?
Great for getting the stress out of your system after work!
Downham on Pendle Hill comes in second on the list.
Excellent news for these times. Blackburn with Darwen Council should be congratulated.
It is often forgotten that the bridge over Pendle Water is also a listed building, like the others at Park Hill.Continue reading “Barrowford Bridge”
Inside, the Pendle Heritage Centre museum traces the history of the Park Hill over six hundred years. It includes a three storey archaeological excavation of the interior.
The Georgian staircase window of the Clerk’s House is unusual in having a variety of window types merged into one.Continue reading “Park Hill staircase window”
The old hall at Park Hill sits behind the Clerk’s House. There is over hundred years difference in their dates.Continue reading “Two houses together”
The barn is another building of the Pendle Heritage Centre. It has a complex history and interesting features, including a built-in dovecote.Continue reading “Park Hill Eighteenth Century Barn”
Behind its walls, the Park Hill eighteenth century garden and its garden museum look lovely in the snow.Continue reading “Walled Garden, Park Hill”
In the 1700s, the rambling picturesque qualities of Park Hill fell out of fashion. People wanted their buildings to be neat, tidy and symmetrical.Continue reading “Clerk’s House, Pendle Heritage Centre”
The front of Park Hill is the most picturesque of the views of the Pendle Heritage Centre with its cottage garden and old world charm.Continue reading “Park Hill, Barrowford, Pendle Heritage Centre”
The New Malt Kiln at Higherford is one of the strangest buildings saved by Heritage Trust for the North West. It’s tall shape and very steep roof makes it look like a witches hat… quite fitting for Pendle Witch Country, perhaps!Continue reading “New Malt Kiln”