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Boots Cottage, Bank Top, Saddleworth

Description: Boots Cottage, Bank Top

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 June 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 212276

OS Grid Reference: SE0076506256
OS Grid Coordinates: 400765, 406256
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5529, -1.9899

Location: Running Hill Gate, Saddleworth, Oldham OL3 6LW

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

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Listing Text

SE 00 NW (north side)
4/253 Boots Cottage,
Bank Top
(formerly listed
under Gellfield
19/6/67 Lane)
House, now garage. Lintel dated "1633". Hammer-dressed
stone, coursed rubble and watershot stone with graduated
stone slate roof. 2-bay single-depth house with 2 storeys
and later barn added to left. Quoins. Door to right the
lintel having a double-quirked bead and carved date. 2
garage doors are inserted to left. Two 3-light recessed
flat-faced stone mullion windows to first foor. Gable
chimney stack rebuilt in brick. Barn has cart entry with
massive stone lintel, door to left, quoins and winnowing
door to rear. 2 blocked windows to gable. Remains of 2-light
double-chamfered mullion window and a 2-light flat-faced
mullion window on rear. Bulletin of the Saddleworth
Historical Society, Vol.3, No.1, 1973.

Listing NGR: SE0076506256

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Source: English Heritage

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