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Diggle Edge Farmhouse and Adjoining Barn and Cottages, Saddleworth

Description: Diggle Edge Farmhouse and Adjoining Barn and Cottages

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 July 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 212029

OS Grid Reference: SE0140808578
OS Grid Coordinates: 401408, 408578
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5738, -1.9802

Location: Boat Lane, Saddleworth, Oldham OL3 5LS

Locality: Saddleworth
County: Oldham
Country: England
Postcode: OL3 5LS

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Listing Text

SE 00NW (west side)

4/22 Diggle Edge
Farmhouse and
adjoining barn
- and cottages
- II
Laithe-house and adjoining cottages .House 1770s. cottages
c.1800. Hammer-dressed watershot stone with graduated stone
slate roof. Single-depth 2-storey house with barn to right,
lean-to against left gable and cottages to extreme right.
Square-cut door surround flanked by 5 and 3-light windows. 9
and 3-light windows on first floor. All have recessed flat-
faced stone mullions. Barn door to right with corbelled
lintel and shippon door to right. Cornice and 2 ridge
chimney stacks. Blocked winnowing door to rear. The cottages
are obscured on the ground floor by a timber lean-to and
have 3 and 5-light first floor windows and a 9-light second
floor workshop window. Kneelers. 2-light gable windows and a
blocked taking-in door to rear at first floor level.

Listing NGR: SE0140808578

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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