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Castle Farmhouse and Adjoining Barn, Littleborough

Description: Castle Farmhouse and Adjoining Barn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 April 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 213336

OS Grid Reference: SD9612617699
OS Grid Coordinates: 396126, 417699
Latitude/Longitude: 53.6558, -2.0601

Location: Ripponden, Calderdale OL15 0LG

Locality: Littleborough
County: Rochdale
Country: England
Postcode: OL15 0LG

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Listing Text

SD 961177

2/4 Castle Farmhouse
- and adjoining barn

- I I II
Laithe-house. "H K 1691 N W" on datestone but appearing
largely to be of the C18. Hammer-dressed watershot stone
with slate roof. Total of 3 bays and 2 storeys with barn to
left. Quoins. Square-cut door surround inserted into an
earlier dressed surround. Windows include a 4-light
chamfered mullion window (with 2 mullions missing), three 4-
light flat-faced mullion windows and 2 enlarged C20 window
openings. Bay 3 is of a slightly later build and has a door
obscured by C20 porch. The barn (left) has a massive lintel
over a cart entry with square light above. Door to left
gable-end. The eaves have been raised and the datestone
which is relocated is in the later masonry.

Listing NGR: SD9612617699

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Source: English Heritage

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