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Moss Meadows Cottage, Bacup

Description: Moss Meadows Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 November 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 185638

OS Grid Reference: SD8671321494
OS Grid Coordinates: 386713, 421494
Latitude/Longitude: 53.6897, -2.2027

Location: Rawtenstall, Lancashire OL13 0DD

Locality: Bacup
Local Authority: Rossendale Borough Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: OL13 0DD

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Listing Text


7/61 Moss Meadows Cottage

Farmhouse, c.1800, now house, with attached barn. Watershot coursed
sandstone, slate roof with gable chimneys, stone slate roof to barn on
lower level. Two bays and 2 storeys, with barn continuing to left on
lower level (sloping site). House has in centre a 2-storey gabled porch
with plain doorway, tall 1st floor window and a chimney stack at the apex
formerly used as pedestal for weathervane; and stepped triple-light
windows on both floors. Barn to left has opposed segmental-headed wagon
doorways, and plain doorways at the lower end. Rear of house has square
stairlight in centre, 2 casements on each floor, of 4 lights in the
1st bay and 3 lights in the 2nd bay, all these with glazing bars. Item
closely resembles Moss Meadows Farmhouse (q.v.) c.350 metres to the north

Listing NGR: SD8671321494

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Source: English Heritage

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