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Rough Farmhouse, Littleborough

Description: Rough Farmhouse

Grade: II
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

Location: Blackstone Edge Old Road, Rochdale OL15 0JN

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

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Listing Text

(south side)
2/9 Rough Farmhouse

- II
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

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Source: English Heritage

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