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Knowle Top Farmhouse, Saddleworth

Description: Knowle Top Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 July 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 212206

OS Grid Reference: SE0054404995
OS Grid Coordinates: 400544, 404995
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5416, -1.9932

Location: Knowl Top Lane, Uppermill OL3 6LQ

Locality: Saddleworth
County: Oldham
Country: England
Postcode: OL3 6LQ

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Listing Text

SE 00 SW (west side)
6/189 Knowl Top
- Farmhouse
Farmhouse, now house. Late C18 but incorporating earlier
work. Hammer-dressed watershot stone with graduated stone
slate roof. 3-bay 3-storey house with lean-to against right
gable. Quoins. Bay 2 incorporates the earlier work: bay 3
was added later; and bay 1 later still. Dressed door
surround in bay 2 and a window. Door inserted within a
former 6-light mullion window in bay 3 which has a 6-light
first floor window and two blocked 3-light second floor
windows. Bay 1 has 5-light windows on each floor. All
windows have recessed flat-faced stone mullions. 2 ridge
chimney stacks. Blocked doors to left and rear. 2 and 3-
light gable windows and a 3-light flat-faced stone mullion
window to rear hewn out of a single piece of stone.

Listing NGR: SE0054404995

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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