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Moss Cottage, Bowdon

Description: Moss Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 April 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 212824

OS Grid Reference: SJ7664086440
OS Grid Coordinates: 376640, 386440
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3743, -2.3526

Location: S Downs Road, Trafford WA14 3DR

Locality: Bowdon
County: Trafford
Country: England
Postcode: WA14 3DR

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Listing Text

(north side)

7/67 Moss Cottage


Cottage. "RL 1666 HL" (Robert and Helen Lewis) on dormer
window although the rear range was added in c.1960.
Whitewashed brick, timber frame and thatch roof. 2-unit, 1-
storey plus attic, a parallel range having been added at the
rear. Door to right unit with 2-light C20 casement to either
side. A former door has been blocked up to the extreme left.
The pitched dormer window has 4 lights and inscribed tie
beam. Gable ridge stacks and exposed framing to right gable.
The interior has exposed timber-framed internal walls
chamfered beams and roof members. Built for farm labourers
by the occupants of Moss Farm (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SJ7664086440

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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