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Knowle Top Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Saddleworth, Oldham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.5416 / 53°32'29"N

Longitude: -1.9932 / 1°59'35"W

OS Eastings: 400544

OS Northings: 404995

OS Grid: SE005049

Mapcode National: GBR GWJH.85

Mapcode Global: WHB9D.C72S

Entry Name: Knowle Top Farmhouse

Listing Date: 3 July 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1068179

English Heritage Legacy ID: 212206

Location: Saddleworth, Oldham, OL3

County: Oldham

Civil Parish: Saddleworth

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

SADDLEWORTH KNOWL TOP LANE
SE 00 SW (west side)
6/189 Knowl Top
- Farmhouse
G.V. II
Farmhouse, now house. Late C18 but incorporating earlier
work. Hammer-dressed watershot stone with graduated stone
slate roof. 3-bay 3-storey house with lean-to against right
gable. Quoins. Bay 2 incorporates the earlier work: bay 3
was added later; and bay 1 later still. Dressed door
surround in bay 2 and a window. Door inserted within a
former 6-light mullion window in bay 3 which has a 6-light
first floor window and two blocked 3-light second floor
windows. Bay 1 has 5-light windows on each floor. All
windows have recessed flat-faced stone mullions. 2 ridge
chimney stacks. Blocked doors to left and rear. 2 and 3-
light gable windows and a 3-light flat-faced stone mullion
window to rear hewn out of a single piece of stone.


Listing NGR: SE0054404995

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