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?.

Lower Tunstead, Saddleworth

Description: Lower Tunstead

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 July 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 212366

OS Grid Reference: SE0047604460
OS Grid Coordinates: 400476, 404460
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5368, -1.9943

Location: Tunstead Lane, Saddleworth, Oldham OL3 7NX

Locality: Saddleworth
County: Oldham
Country: England
Postcode: OL3 7NX

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Listing Text

SE 00 SW (north side)
6/339 Lower Tunstead
2 houses. Deeds said to date from 1730 and 1750. Watershot
hammer-dressed stone with graduated stone slate roof. Total
of 4 bays and 2 storeys, partly single and partly double-
depth. The central 2 bays (probably 1730) have quoins, 4 and
3-light double-chamfered cavetto-moulded stone mullion
windows on ground floor, one 4-light as above on first floor
and one recessed flat-faced 4-light window. The eaves were
raised at a similar date to when the rear outshut was
heightened to create a double-depth plan. C20 extension to
left. Bay 4, added in 1750 has a door and 5 and 4-light
double-chamfered cavetto-moulded stone mullion windows and
quoins. C20 brick lean-to against right gable. 2 ridge
chimney stacks. Various recessed flat-faced stone mullion
windows to rear which also has a small lean-to addition.

Listing NGR: SE0047604460

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.