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Broad Shaw Farmhouse and Adjoining Barn, Rochdale

Description: Broad Shaw Farmhouse and Adjoining Barn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 January 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 213439

OS Grid Reference: SD9176611137
OS Grid Coordinates: 391766, 411137
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5967, -2.1259

Location: M62, Rochdale OL16 4NR

Locality: Rochdale
County: Rochdale
Country: England
Postcode: OL16 4NR

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Listing Text

(south side)

3/101 Broad Shaw
Farmhouse and
24/1/67 adjoining barn
(formerly listed as
- Broad Shaw Farmhouse)

Farmhouse and adjoining barn. "GWAW 1651 ICIW" on door
lintel. Hammer-dressed stone with graduated stone slate
roof. 2-unit plan with 3 bays and 2 storeys and wing to rear
which includes barn. Quoins. Door to left obscured by brick
addition has dated lintel, chamfered surround, and obtuse-
angled head with recessed spandrels. 5 and 4-light double-
chamfered mullion windows with 2 mullions removed in the
former and a hoodmould in the latter. Similar 6, 3 and 3-
light first floor windows each with 1 or 2 mullions
missing. Kneeler. Gable chimney stacks, the right
projecting. An arched light to rear left (possibly a fire
window) is inscribed G, C and W, other windows in gables and
rear have 2 or 3-lights. The rear wing, once a separate
dwelling has various chamfered mullion windows (largely
altered) to front and rear and the barn, a round-headed cart
entry. The house retains chamfered floor beams and a moulded
fire surround with obtuse-angled lintel in the parlour. The
rear wing has an Cl8 fireplace and a timber-framed crosswall.
Inclined strut roof trusses to the barn one of which is
diagonally braced in a manner suggesting that it was
formerly a timber-framed structure.

Listing NGR: SD9176611137

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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