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No. 8 and Adjoining Garages, Saddleworth

Description: No. 8 and Adjoining Garages

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 July 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 212050

OS Grid Reference: SD9920906566
OS Grid Coordinates: 399209, 406566
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5557, -2.0134

Location: Church Fields, Saddleworth, Oldham OL3 5JW

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

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Listing Text

SD 9906 Dobcross
9/42 No. 8 and
- adjoining garages
Cottage, stables and carriage house. Early C19. Hammer-
dressed stone, largely watershot, with graduated stone slate
roof. 2-bay single-depth cottage with 2 storeys and C20
lean-to extension to left. The stable and carriage house
extend to the right with first floor access at the rear. The
cottage is gabled, has a square-cut door surround to left, a
3-light ground floor window and two 2-light first floor
windows all with recessed flat-faced stone mullions. The
stables etc. were added later and have a chamfered stable
door with blocked overlight, a segmental keystone-arched
carriage entry and a door with square-cut surround. The
first floor has two 2-light windows (as above), blocked
vents and 2 gables. All the gables have finials but two are
damaged. The rear of the cottage has a blocked circular
opening with stone dressings. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: SD9920906566

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Source: English Heritage

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