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Old Post Office Farm, Mottram in Longdendale

Description: Old Post Office Farm

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 November 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 212501

OS Grid Reference: SJ9931195585
OS Grid Coordinates: 399311, 395585
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4570, -2.0118

Location: 50 Market Street, Mottram in Longdendale SK14 6TA

Locality: Mottram in Longdendale
County: Tameside
Country: England
Postcode: SK14 6TA

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Listing Text

SJ 99 NE
(west side)
4/43 No. 2 (Old Post
1.11.66 Office Farm)

Includes left hand bay only of No. 50 MARKET STREET (west
side) which was formerly part of the same house. House,
"NWM 1694" (Nicholas and Martha Wagstaffe) on door lintel.
Squared coursed rubble with graduated stone slate roof and
brick stack. 2-bay baffle-entry plan with 2 storeys, a 2-
story porch,one room in depth and a slightly later wing
added to rear. Stone plinth and quoins. Symmetrical facade
with 5-light house-part window (with 3 mullions removed) and
three 3-light windows (one with mullions removed) all with
double-chamfered stone mullions. The central porch has an
off-centre chamfered door surround, a round-headed first
floor light, an owl hole and dove holes, and coped gable
with kneelers and ball finials. Central ridge chimney
stack. Rear has 2 windows with mullion removed. Round-
headed attic gable light. Interior has a wattle and daub
timber-framed partition on 2 floors.

Listing NGR: SJ9931195585

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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