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Dearnley Old Hall, Rochdale

Description: Dearnley Old Hall

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 2 January 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 213381

OS Grid Reference: SD9221215819
OS Grid Coordinates: 392212, 415819
Latitude/Longitude: 53.6388, -2.1193

Locality: Rochdale
County: Rochdale
Country: England
Postcode: OL15 8NL

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Listing Text

(north side)

1/46 Dearnley Old
2/1/67 Hall

- II*
House. Probably early to mid C17. Rendered stone with
graduated stone slate roof. 3-unit 2-storey plan with C19
parallel range to rear. Projecting plinth. Paired doors
between bays 1 and 2 have chamfered surrounds and flat-
arched lintels. 5, 6 and 4-light double-chamfered mullion
windows with hoodmould which coninues over the doors. 4, 5
and 4-light first floor windows. Coped gables with kneelers.
Ridge and gable chimney stack rebuilt in brick. Rear
obscured by C19 addition in rock-faced stone. Interior
retains a timber-framed crosswall at the lower end of the
house-part with 3 Tudor-arched doors in the Medieval manner.
Chamfered beams and a boxed-in bressumer beam. H. Fishwick,
History of Rochdale, 1889.

Listing NGR: SD9221215819

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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