British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

Stone Tenter Posts Between Heights Farmhouse and Greaves Farmhouse, Saddleworth

Description: Stone Tenter Posts Between Heights Farmhouse and Greaves Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 July 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 212360

OS Grid Reference: SD9784106583
OS Grid Coordinates: 397841, 406583
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5559, -2.0340

Location: Thurston Clough Road, Saddleworth, Oldham OL3 5RE

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

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Listing Text

SD 90 NE (south-east
3/333 Stone Tenter
Posts between
Heights Farm-
house and Greaves
- Farmhouse
- II
Series of 11 tenter posts. 1840. Erected for RobertGreaves -
flannel manufacturer. Stone. Posts stand approx. 2m. high
and at 2 to 5m. intervals in a straight line. The southern
sides have square projections. Used in the drying and
stretching of woollen cloth.

Listing NGR: SD9784106583

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.