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Higher Barn, Saddleworth

Description: Higher Barn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 July 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 212084

OS Grid Reference: SD9805908796
OS Grid Coordinates: 398059, 408796
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5758, -2.0308

Location: Dark Lane, Saddleworth, Oldham OL3 5TU

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

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Listing Text

SD 90 NE (east side)
3/71 Higher Barn
- II
House and adjoining barn. "IB NB 1728" (John Buckley) on
door lintel but with later additions and alterations.
Hammer-dressed watershot stone with graduated stone slate
roof. 2 bays and 2 storeys with barn wing to rear left and
small C18 addition to right gable. Quoins and projecting
plinth. 3 and 4-light windows in bay 1 have double-chamfered
mullions which are C20 replacements. Bay 2 has 5-light
(extended to 7) and 4-light double-chamfered cavetto-moulded
mullion windows.Gable chimney stacks. 2 and 3-light gable
windows and gable-entrance with dated lintel obscured by
later addition. Similar 2 and 3-light windows to rear as
well as a C20 window. Barn has a segmental-headed barn door
and a chamfered segmental-headed shippon door.

Listing NGR: SD9805908796

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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