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Valenciennes Farmhouse, Cottage and Adjoining Barn, Saddleworth

Description: Valenciennes Farmhouse, Cottage and Adjoining Barn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 July 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 212200

OS Grid Reference: SD9774807171
OS Grid Coordinates: 397748, 407171
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5612, -2.0355

Location: Knarr Barn Lane, Saddleworth, Oldham OL3 5RF

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

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Listing Text

SD 90 NE (west side)
3/183 Valenciennes
cottage and
- adjoining barn
House cottage and barn all in one range. Late C18. Hammer-
dressed watershot stone with graduated stone slate roof.
Total of 3 bays and 2 storeys. Both the house and cottage
have doors with square-cut stone surrounds. The house has 4
and 6-light ground floor windows and 4 and 7-light on the
first floor. The cottage is of a later build and has 3 and
4-light windows. All windows have recessed flat-faced stone
mullions. Two ridge chimney stacks. Blocked windows to gable
and taking-in door to rear. The barn has a segmental-headed
cart entry with opposed winnowing door.

Listing NGR: SD9774807171

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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