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Well House, Whitworth

Description: Well House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 November 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 185829

OS Grid Reference: SD8902616035
OS Grid Coordinates: 389026, 416035
Latitude/Longitude: 53.6407, -2.1674

Location: Rd Lane, Rochdale OL12 0UE

Locality: Whitworth
Local Authority: Rossendale Borough Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: OL12 0UE

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Listing Text


11/250 Well House
- II

House with top floor loomshop, later C18, now house. Watershot
coursed sandstone blocks with some quoins, stone slate roof with chimney
at left gable. Double depth 2-bay plan. Back to slope, 3-storey front
and 2-storey rear. Front lower ground floor has garage doors left of
centre, a square window to the left and coupled square windows to the
right, upper ground floor has 2 coupled square windows, and top floor
has continuous 14-light workshop window with square mullions,
some lights blocked (1st and 2nd, 6th and 7th), and casements replacing
the 8th to 10th and 12th to 14th. Single-storey flat roofed addition
to right carries lean-to conservatory. Left return wall has raised
entrance to upper ground floor, approached by steps and flying deck, one
window at this level and one above; rear has door and one window, and 2
oblong windows above.

Listing NGR: SD8902616035

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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