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Ashes Farmhouse, Milnrow

Description: Ashes Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 April 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 213412

OS Grid Reference: SD9252613118
OS Grid Coordinates: 392526, 413118
Latitude/Longitude: 53.6146, -2.1144

Location: Ashes Lane, Rochdale OL16 3UX

Locality: Milnrow
County: Rochdale
Country: England
Postcode: OL16 3UX

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Listing Text

(north-east side)

3/74 Ashes
- Farmhouse

- II
Farmhouse and cottage. Early C17 (deeds from 1625). Roughly
dressed stone with slate roof. 3-unit 2-storey plan. 3 and
5-light double-chamfered mullion ground floor windows both
have 2 mullions missing and the latter has a hoodmould. The
house-part window has been altered and a door inserted under
its hoodmould. The original door, between bays 2 and 3, has
a flat hood. 3, 2, 3 and 4-light double-chamfered first
floor windows with a total of 5 mullions removed. Ridge and
gable chimney stacks rebuilt in brick. Coped left gable. The
rear has various chamfered mullion and flat-faced mullion
windows several mullions having been removed. Interior:
Chamfered beams with stepped stops in house-part which has
been subdivided. Timber-framed internal walls and tie-beam
roof trusses. Datestone in adjacent structure reads "IG
1633" and a grave slab to James Stock, Yeoman, 169? in
garden. H. Fishwick, History of Rochdale, 1889.

Listing NGR: SD9252613118

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Source: English Heritage

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