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Description: Cockleshell Cottage
Date Listed: 3 July 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 212257
OS Grid Reference: SD9891606782
OS Grid Coordinates: 398916, 406782
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5577, -2.0178
SADDLEWORTH PLATT LANE
SD 90 NE (north-east
3/235 No. 24
House. "EPM 1747" (Edmund Platt) on datestone above door.
Hammer-dressed watershot stone (now painted) with graduated
stone slate roof. 2-unit plan with 2 storeys and a wing of
slightly later date set back to right. Quoins. 3, 4 and 2-
light ground floor windows and two 4-light first floor
windows. All but 3 of the double-chamfered cavetto-moulded
mullions have been removed and a later window inserted
between 2 of the ground floor windows. Lean-to garage to
left gable with more altered windows above. Entrance wing to
right has dressed door surround with 3 and 4-light windows
as above with majority of mullions missing. Ridge and gable
Listing NGR: SD9891606782
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Source: English Heritage
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