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Higher House and Higher House Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Saddleworth, Oldham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.5585 / 53°33'30"N

Longitude: -2.0356 / 2°2'8"W

OS Eastings: 397735

OS Northings: 406879

OS Grid: SD977068

Mapcode National: GBR GW79.22

Mapcode Global: WHB95.PTVB

Entry Name: Higher House and Higher House Cottage

Listing Date: 3 July 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1068116

English Heritage Legacy ID: 212356

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

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Listing Text

SADDLEWORTH THURSTON CLOUGH ROAD
SD 90 NE (north-west
side)
3/329 Higher House and
Higher House
- Cottage
- II
House and cottage. Late C18. Hammer-dressed watershot stone
with slate roof. 2-bay single-depth house with double-depth
cottage to right and later wing to far right. Bay 1 slightly
postdates bay 2. 4 and 8-light recessed flat-faced stone
mullion windows on the ground floor, 5 and 7-light on the
first floor, and a door with overlight and square-cut
surround between the two bays. Ridge chimney stack. 2, 3
and 4-light windows to gable and rear and a blocked taking-
in door. Bay 3 (the cottage) breaks forward and has a 4-
light window on each floor, 2-light gable windows, blocked
owl holes in gable and a small garage wing to right.


Listing NGR: SD9773506879

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