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Well Head House and Adjoining Barn, Saddleworth

Description: Well Head House and Adjoining Barn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 July 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 212136

OS Grid Reference: SD9806009081
OS Grid Coordinates: 398060, 409081
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5783, -2.0308

Location: Heights Lane, Saddleworth, Oldham OL3 5TU

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

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Listing Text

SD 90 NE
(west side)
3/123 Well Head
House and
- barn
- II
House and barn. Late C18. Hammer-dressed watershot stone
with graduated stone slate roof. Single-depth house with 3
bays, 2 storeys and barn to left. Quoins. Door between bays
2 and 3 has dressed surround. 4, 5 and 4-light ground floor
windows and 4 and 12-light first floor windows. All have
recessed flat-faced mullions; the workshop window has king
mullions. 2-light gable windows one of which is double-
chamfered. Outshut to rear right. 2 ridge chimney stacks.
Rear has 3-light double chamfered cavetto-moulded mullion
window (perhaps dating from 1749 which is when the deeds are
said to date from). Barn has large door with corbelled
lintel, and 2 doors to rear.

Listing NGR: SD9806009081

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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