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High Crompton Farmhouse, Tottington

Description: High Crompton Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 January 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 210588

OS Grid Reference: SD7661511653
OS Grid Coordinates: 376615, 411653
Latitude/Longitude: 53.6009, -2.3548

Location: Bentley Hall Road, Bury BL8 3PH

Locality: Tottington
County: Bury
Country: England
Postcode: BL8 3PH

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Listing Text

5/27 Walshaw

- High Crompton Farmhouse

- II

Probably C17. Coursed rubble. 2 storeys. 3 casement windows with moulded mullions
(and drip moulds on ground floor); left-hand one 4-light, middle one 4-light above
(one mullion lost) and 5-light on ground floor (2 mullions lost); right-hand one
single-light, with early ledged door below under massive, slightly arched lintel.
Flush quoins. Front pitch of roof stone slabbed. Gable chimneys. Addition on right
of same height, perhaps also C17, has no window to front but blocked opening on 1st
floor (probably corn store; ground floor probably a dairy. Further mullioned windows
on other fronts. Mid rear wing containing stair; is probably later. Interior
includes, with big cross beam, partition opposite hearth (with flat-arched doors
each end having strap hinges) and 2 enormous curved tie beams on first floor.

Listing NGR: SD7661511653

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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