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Higher Slack Farmhouse and Adjoining Barn, Saddleworth

Description: Higher Slack Farmhouse and Adjoining Barn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 July 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 212328

OS Grid Reference: SD9796709513
OS Grid Coordinates: 397967, 409513
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5822, -2.0322

Location: Stoney Lane, Saddleworth, Oldham OL3 5TZ

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

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Listing Text

SD 90 NE (north side)
3/303 Higher Slack
Farmhouse and
- adjoining barn
Farmhouse and barn. "RWAW 1740" (Robert Whitehead) on door
lintel. Hammer-dressed watershot stone with graduated stone
slate roof. 2 bays and 2 storeys with barn to left. Quoins.
Bay 1 is single-depth and has a door to right with chamfered
surround, a 4-light double-chamfered cavetto-moulded mullion
ground floor window and a 6-light recessed flat-faced
mullion first floor window. Bay 2 is earlier than 1740, is
double-depth and has 5 and 6-light chamfered (double-
chamfered on ground floor) cavetto-moulded mullion windows.
Gable chimney stacks. 2 and 3-light windows to gables and
rear. Fire surround with corbelled mantel and cornice. The
front of the barn has been rebuilt.

Listing NGR: SD9796709513

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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