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Description: Christ Church Vicarage
Date Listed: 3 July 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 212062
OS Grid Reference: SD9845604281
OS Grid Coordinates: 398456, 404281
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5352, -2.0248
SADDLEWORTH CHURCH ROAD
SD 90 SE (north side)
5/52 Christ Church
Vicarage. c.1850. By G. Shaw. Snecked stone with decorative
clay tile roof. 4 bays and 2 storeys. Gothic revival.
Projecting plinth, angled buttresses, coped gables with
finials and decorative crested ridge tiles. Bays 1, 3 and 4
all project, are gabled and have quoins. Bays 1 and 4 have
4 and 5-light mullioned windows with cusped heads to ground
floor, whereas bay 2 has a 5-light window with shouldered
head. The 2-storey entrance porch in bay 3 (which is also
gabled) has an arched doorway, the door having glazed panels
with enriched pierced heads. First floor oriel window to bay
1 with conical roof, 2-light arched gabled dormer window to
bay 2 and 3-light cusp-headed window to bay 4. Weathered
chimney stacks one of which has been reduced in height.
Similar but smaller windows to sides and rear. A small wing
has been demolished at rear. Interior retains many features
including doors, fireplace, carved shelving and stair with
turned balusters and acorn drops. Included for group value only.
Listing NGR: SD9845604281
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Source: English Heritage
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