History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Wool Wall North of Lower Hill Top

A Grade II Listed Building in Saddleworth, Oldham

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.

Coordinates

Latitude: 53.5668 / 53°34'0"N

Longitude: -2.0338 / 2°2'1"W

OS Eastings: 397860

OS Northings: 407798

OS Grid: SD978077

Mapcode National: GBR GW76.H4

Mapcode Global: WHB95.QLQZ

Entry Name: Wool Wall North of Lower Hill Top

Listing Date: 3 July 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1067458

English Heritage Legacy ID: 212126

Location: Saddleworth, Oldham, OL3

County: Oldham

Civil Parish: Saddleworth

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Friarmere St Thomas

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

Find accommodation in
Moorside

Listing Text

SADDLEWORTH GRAINS ROAD
SD 90 NE
SD 978880780 (north side)
3/113 Wool wall
north of Lower
- Hill Top
- II
Wool wall. Early C19. Dry-laid squared rubble. Approx.
25m wall with vertical north face and angled south face. The
south face is stepped by the manner in which the stones are
laid. On edge coping stones. Used for the drying of yarn,
wool or cloth.


Listing NGR: SD9786007798

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.