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Carr House

A Grade II Listed Building in Saddleworth, Oldham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.5746 / 53°34'28"N

Longitude: -1.9981 / 1°59'53"W

OS Eastings: 400222

OS Northings: 408665

OS Grid: SE002086

Mapcode National: GBR GWH3.6B

Mapcode Global: WHB96.8FR0

Entry Name: Carr House

Listing Date: 3 July 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1068141

English Heritage Legacy ID: 212315

Location: Saddleworth, Oldham, OL3

County: Oldham

Civil Parish: Saddleworth

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Saddleworth St Chad

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Listing Text

SADDLEWORTH STANDEDGE ROAD
SE 00 NW (south-east
side)
4/291

Carr House

G.V.

II

House. c.1830. Hammer-dressed watershot stone with graduated
stone slate roof. Double-depth plan with 2-storey front, 3-
storey rear and a textile workshop on the top floor. Central
8-panel door with overlight, rusticated surround and keystone
lintel. Similar taking-in door on first floor. 5 and 3-light
windows to either side on the ground floor and 5 and 6-light
on the first floor : all have recessed flat-faced stone
mullions. Plain stone eaves gutter brackets, coped gables and
gable chimney stacks. 1, 2 and 3-light windows to gables. The
rear has sash windows to either side of a central door on the
ground floor; 3, 1 and 4-light windows on the first floor and
a 17-light workshop window on the second. Remnants of hand-
written notes (accounts etc.) remain on the walls of the
workshop level. Many original doors shutters and other
fittings retain the character of a wealthy clothiers' house.


Listing NGR: SE0022208665

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