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Mowhalls, Saddleworth

Description: Mowhalls

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 July 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 212225

OS Grid Reference: SD9922306223
OS Grid Coordinates: 399223, 406223
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5526, -2.0132

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

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Listing Text

SD 9906
(north side)
9/207 Mowhalls
House and shippon. Early to mid C18 with later alterations.
Hammer-dressed watershot stone with graduated stone slate
roof. Total of 3 bays and 2 storeys. Single-depth plan. Bays
2 and 3 constitute the original building including a shippon
to right. They have quoins, a door with square-cut surround,
a 4-light window to left which incorporates a 2-light
double-chamfered mullion window, a 5-light recessed flat-
faced mullion window to right and 2 similar 5-light windows
on first floor. Shippon door to extreme right. Bay 2 appears
to have been raised in height. Bay 1 (probably early C19)
has a blocked door to right with square-cut surround, a
reused 4-light double-chamfered mullion window and a 4-light
flat-faced on the first floor. Ridge chimney stack. C20
extension to left gable which has 1 and 2-light windows. C19
window openings to right gable. 3-light window to rear of
bay 1, otherwise C20 openings to rear (which was originally
the front). Interior retains a cavetto-moulded fire shelf
directly below a forked ceiling beam.

Listing NGR: SD9922306223

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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