History in Structure

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

Stone Tenter Posts Between Heights Farmhouse and Greaves Farmhouse

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: 53.5559 / 53°33'21"N

Longitude: -2.034 / 2°2'2"W

OS Eastings: 397841

OS Northings: 406583

OS Grid: SD978065

Mapcode National: GBR GW7B.F1

Mapcode Global: WHB95.QWLC

Entry Name: Stone Tenter Posts Between Heights Farmhouse and Greaves Farmhouse

Listing Date: 3 July 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1068117

English Heritage Legacy ID: 212360

Location: Saddleworth, Oldham, OL3

County: Oldham

Civil Parish: Saddleworth

Built-Up Area: Uppermill

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 THURSTON CLOUGH ROAD
SD 90 NE (south-east
side)
3/333

Stone Tenter Posts between Heights Farmhouse and Greaves Farmhouse

II

Series of 11 tenter posts. 1840. Erected for Robert Greaves -
flannel manufacturer. Stone. Posts stand approx. 2m. high
and at 2 to 5m. intervals in a straight line. The southern
sides have square projections. Used in the drying and
stretching of woollen cloth.


Listing NGR: SD9784106583

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.