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Lower Crow Nest Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Milnrow and Newhey, Rochdale

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.6163 / 53°36'58"N

Longitude: -2.0985 / 2°5'54"W

OS Eastings: 393578

OS Northings: 413308

OS Grid: SD935133

Mapcode National: GBR FVSM.GD

Mapcode Global: WHB8Y.QCWJ

Entry Name: Lower Crow Nest Farmhouse

Listing Date: 24 January 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1068494

English Heritage Legacy ID: 213430

Location: Rochdale, OL16

County: Rochdale

Electoral Ward/Division: Milnrow and Newhey

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Milnrow St James

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Listing Text

SD 91 SW, 3/92

MILNROW,
KILN LANE (north side),
Lower Crow Nest Farmhouse

24/1/67

II

House. "Ga Gartside May 1669" on relocated tablet, but
possibly dating from early C17. Late C19 addition. Squared
rubble (partly rendered) with rock-faced stone addition and
slate roof. Central unit of original house with its 2-
storey porch and part of right cross wing remain whereas the
left was demolished to accommodate the C19 addition. Porch
has quoins, a hoodmould which rises above a moulded door
surround with Tudor-arched lintel, inscribed tablet,
cavetto-moulded mullion first floor window with 3 arched
lights and a flat hood, and a coped gable with kneelers. The
house-part has a 4-light double-chamfered mullion and
transom window with a flat hoodmould and a 3-light double-
chamfered first floor window. Chimney stack to right with
diagonally set shaft. The gabled cross wing has been reduced
in size but retains a 2-light double-transom stair window at
the rear as well as other original windows. Chamfered floor
beams to house-part which retains a moulded fire surround.
The house may date from a conveyance of 1612.


Listing NGR: SD9357813308

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