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Latitude: 53.6455 / 53°38'43"N
Longitude: -2.0841 / 2°5'2"W
OS Eastings: 394534
OS Northings: 416554
OS Grid: SD945165
Mapcode National: GBR FVW8.LY
Mapcode Global: WHB8R.YMQP
Entry Name: Higher Windy Bank Farmhouse and Adjoining Barn
Listing Date: 23 April 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1068532
English Heritage Legacy ID: 213338
Location: Rochdale, OL15
Electoral Ward/Division: Littleborough Lakeside
Built-Up Area: Littleborough
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester
Church of England Parish: Littleborough Holy Trinity
Church of England Diocese: Manchester
SD 91 NW LITTLEBOROUGH BLACKSTONE EDGE
1/6 Higher Windy Bank
- Farmhouse and
Farmhouse and barn. Late C17 with C18 alterations and C19
barn. Hammer-dressed stone with graduated stone slate roof.
2-bay 2-storey house with barn to right. Quoins and
projecting plinth. Central porch has cyma-moulded door
surround, obtuse-angled lintel and a coped parapet with
corner dies above a band on the same lines as that at Old
Bent House (q.v.) which is dated 1691 and was built by
Joseph Buckley. Right bay is obscured by a later outshut
addition with 1 and 3-light flat-faced windows, the left bay
has 4-light flat-faced mullion window on each floor (with 1
light blocked) but has a hoodmould of a former C17 window.
Diagonally set shafts to gable chimney stacks, that to right
projecting. Right gable has two 2-light double-chamfered
windows. Rear with eaves raised is obscured by large
addition. The barn uses watershot stone and has a round-
headed cart entry, a segmental-headed shippon door and other
door and window openings.
Listing NGR: SD9453416554
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