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Description: Delph Slack Farmhouse and Adjoining Barn
Date Listed: 3 July 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 212306
OS Grid Reference: SD9784409516
OS Grid Coordinates: 397844, 409516
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5822, -2.0340
SADDLEWORTH SLACK GATE LANE
SD 90 NE (west side)
3/282 Delph Slack
- adjoining barn
Farmhouse,now 3 cottages, and barn. "1745 RWAW" (Robert and
Ann Whitehead) on door lintel but with later additions and
alterations. Hammer-dressed watershot stone with graduated
stone slate roof. Single-depth range totalling 5 bays and 2
storeys with barn to left and later range added to rear. Bay
1 has a door to left (now window) with dressed surround, a
4-light recessed flat-faced ground floor mullion window and
a 7-light on the first floor. Bays 2, 3 and 4 constitute the
earlier part,bay 2 having altered window openings with C20
casements whereas bays 3 and 4 have 4 and 2-light double-
chamfered cavetto-moulded mullion ground floor windows, a
similar 3-light on the first floor and later 3 and 2-light
windows. Bay 5 has a 2 and 3-light window. The former gable
entrance with dated lintel is obscured by an C18 addition.
Ridge chimney stacks. 3, 4 and 7-light recessed flat-faced
mullion windows to rear. Cart entry and shippon door to
Listing NGR: SD9784409516
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Source: English Heritage
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