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Higher Kinders

A Grade II* Listed Building in Saddleworth, Oldham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.5386 / 53°32'18"N

Longitude: -2.0012 / 2°0'4"W

OS Eastings: 400014

OS Northings: 404660

OS Grid: SE000046

Mapcode National: GBR GWGJ.J7

Mapcode Global: WHB9D.7B82

Entry Name: Higher Kinders

Listing Date: 19 June 1967

Last Amended: 3 July 1986

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1068176

English Heritage Legacy ID: 212193

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: Greenfield St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Listing Text

KINDER'S LANE
19-JUN-1967 (Northwest side)
1673/6/178 Nos. 1-5 (Consecutive)
HIGHER KINDERS

(Formerly listed as:
KINDER'S LANE
(Northwest side)
KINDER'S HOUSE)

II*

Group of cottages. "1642" on datestone but largely dating from mid C18 to early C19. Hammer-dressed stone, partly watershot, with graduated stone slate roof. Large T -shaped building of 3 and 4 storeys which incorporates loom workshops and a barn. The west range (head of T) incorporates the earliest work, has 4 storeys and 3 bays, and was extended and altered at various periods in its history. Windows are various 3, 4 and 7-light recessed chamfered cavetto moulded mullions and 4, 5, 6, 7 and 10-light recessed flat-faced stone mullions. Eaves cornice and ridge chimney stacks with cornices. The east range (stem of T) is 3-storey, single-depth, 4 bays long and has 2, 3, 4, 6 and 10-light recessed flat-faced mullion windows, opposed cart entrances with segmental keystone arch, and an owl hole in gable. A flight of cantilevered stone steps rises within the angle to give access to former loom shops on the second floors of each range. C20 porch to No.5. Shaped eaves gutter brackets and ridge stack.


Listing NGR: SE0001404660

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