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Top Green Hill Farmhouse and Adjoining Barn, Shaw and Crompton

Description: Top Green Hill Farmhouse and Adjoining Barn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 October 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 212423

OS Grid Reference: SD9249110218
OS Grid Coordinates: 392491, 410218
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5885, -2.1149

Location: 9 Moss Grove, Shaw, Oldham OL2 7PB

Locality: Shaw and Crompton
County: Oldham
Country: England
Postcode: OL2 7PB

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Listing Text

1/19 Top Green Hill
Farmhouse and
- adjoining barn
- II
Farmhouse. Mid to late C17, possibly 1649. Squared rubble
with slate roof to house, asbestos roof to barn and
graduated stone slate to rear wing which is largely rebuilt
in brick. 2-unit plan with 2 storeys and barn adjoining to
right. Doors to left and right have square-cut stone
surrounds and a flat hood to the former. 4-light double-
chamfered stone mullion windows on ground floor, under a
continuous hood. 3-light chamfered mullion window on the
first floor and a later flat-faced mullion window (with
mullions removed). Blocked 1-light opening above door said
to contain datestone. Rear wing has 2 and 4-light double-
chamfered mullion windows and was at one time a separate
cottage. Barn has opposed cart entries, both now blocked,
and a C20 roof structure. Principal rooms have chamfered
beams some with ogee run-out stops.

Listing NGR: SD9249110218

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Source: English Heritage

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