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The Old Cottage, Saddleworth

Description: The Old Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 July 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 212289

OS Grid Reference: SE0032506068
OS Grid Coordinates: 400325, 406068
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5512, -1.9966

Location: Saddleworth Fold, Saddleworth, Oldham OL3 6EQ

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

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Listing Text

SE 00 NW
4/266 No. 5 and The
- Old Cottage
2 houses. Mid to late C18. Hammer-dressed watershot stone
with graduated stone slate roof. 4-bay single-depth range of
various builds and with a former barn wing to the rear of
bay 1. The original house (bays 2 and 3) has a central door
obscured by C20 porch and flanked by 4 and 6-light mullion
windows. 14-light workshop window to first floor and
heightened eaves. Bay 4 is a later addition and has garage
doors on the ground floor. Bay 1, also of a later date, has
a 4-light window (as above) to each floor. Total of 4 ridge
chimney stacks. Dressed door surround and 2-light windows to
gable. The former barn wing to rear was converted to a house
in early C19 and has a blocked cart entry, 3 and 5-light
recessed flat-faced stone mullion windows and a former
shippon door with chamfered surround. C20 garage to rear.

Listing NGR: SE0032506068

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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