Description: Rough Farmhouse
Date Listed: 23 April 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 213341
OS Grid Reference: SD9552416452
OS Grid Coordinates: 395524, 416452
Latitude/Longitude: 53.6446, -2.0692
SD 91 NE LITTLEBOROUGH BLACKSTONE EDGE
2/9 Rough Farmhouse
Farmhouse. Early C18 with later additions. Hammer-dressed
stone with graduated stone slate roof. 2-bay single-depth
plan with 2 storeys and later barn to left with lean-to
additions front and rear. Quoins and projecting plith.
Door flanked by 4-light chamfered mullion window (each with
2 mullions missing). Two 2-light first floor (mullions
missing). Lean-to addition obscures rear ground floor but
first floor has two 3-light windows;one with flat-faced
mullions, the other chamfered. A small window with arched
lintel is obscured by a brick addition. Barn uses watershot
stone, has a cart entry (now not visible) and later opening
in the gable. Formerly used as a toll house for the
Rochdale-Halifax turnpike road before its diversion.
Listing NGR: SD9552416452
Source: English Heritage
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