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Springwood House, Saddleworth

Description: Springwood House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 July 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 212215

OS Grid Reference: SD9845308148
OS Grid Coordinates: 398453, 408148
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5699, -2.0248

Location: Ainley Wood, Saddleworth, Oldham OL3 5HH

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

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Listing Text

SD 90 NE (north-east
3/198 Springwood
- House
- II
House. Said to be 1797. Hammer-dressed watershot stone with
graduated stone slate roof. Double-depth central-staircase
plan with 2 storeys and small lean-to against right gable.
Projecting plinth, raised quoins, eaves cornice and blocking
course. Flight of steps leads to central door which has a
fanlight, keystone and archivolt. Paired sash windows (no
glazingbars) with square-cut surrounds to bays 1 and 3 and
single sash window to central first floor with an apron.
Gable chimney stacks with cornices.Similar gable windows but
for a semi-circular-headed attic window (now blocked) with
impost blocks and keystone. Similarly detailed full height
stair window to rear. C19 castellated porch to rear.

Listing NGR: SD9845308148

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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