Description: Handle Hall and Adjoining Barn
Date Listed: 31 January 1980
English Heritage Building ID: 213350
OS Grid Reference: SD9398817970
OS Grid Coordinates: 393988, 417970
Latitude/Longitude: 53.6582, -2.0924
SD 91 NW LITTLEBOROUGH CALDERBROOK ROAD
1/18 Handle Hall and
31/1/80 adjoining barn
House. 1820 rebuilding of a house of 1610 with barn added
in 1840s. Hammer-dressed watershot stone with graduated
stone slate roof. 3 bays, 2 storeys with barn to right.
Quoins and eaves cornice. 2 doors with ogee shaped lintels
and hoodmoulds. 3, 5 and 3-light double-chamfered mullion
windows on each floor, hoodmoulds on ground floor. Plaque
over door: "A.S. 1610 Richard Dearden Struxit, 1820 Jacobus
Domum De Novo Restituit". Round-arched wagon entrance to
barn which has round lights to right return. Ridge chimney
stack. H. Fishwick, History of Rochdale, 1889.
Listing NGR: SD9398817970
Source: English Heritage
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