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Description: The Limes and Heathfields House
Date Listed: 3 July 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 212133
OS Grid Reference: SE0011105800
OS Grid Coordinates: 400111, 405800
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5488, -1.9998
SE 00 NW
4/120 The Limes and
House, now 2 houses. c.1820 with C20 additions. Hammer-
dressed watershot stone with graduated stone slate roof.
Double-depth central-staircase plan with 3 storeys and
additions to left. Projecting plinth, rusticated quoins and
eaves cornice. Central door has a fanlight, an open pediment
on 3/4 columns and a stone step approach. Paired 4-light
sash windows on each floor of bays 1 and 3 and single sash
windows in bay 2. All have square-cut surrounds, the former
being separated by a stone mullion. Gable chimney stacks.
Central round-headed stair window to rear with interlaced
glazing bars,impost blocks and keystone. 4-light recessed
flat-faced mullion windows to each floor on either side and
a blocked taking-in door. Bulletin of the Saddleworth
Historical Society, Vol.4, No.2, 1974.
Listing NGR: SE0011105800
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Source: English Heritage
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