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Lower Grange

A Grade II Listed Building in Saddleworth, Oldham

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Latitude: 53.5776 / 53°34'39"N

Longitude: -2.0206 / 2°1'14"W

OS Eastings: 398730

OS Northings: 409001

OS Grid: SD987090

Mapcode National: GBR GWB2.B8

Mapcode Global: WHB95.XBYP

Entry Name: Lower Grange

Listing Date: 3 July 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1163660

English Heritage Legacy ID: 212221

Location: Saddleworth, Oldham, OL3

County: Oldham

Civil Parish: Saddleworth

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Friarmere St Thomas

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Listing Text

SD 90 NE (south side)

No. 2,
Lower Grange



House. Mid C17 with alterations of C19. Squared rubble with
a graduated stone slate roof. 2-unit plan with two storeys.
Quoins. Door inserted into double-chamfered cavetto-moulded
window has similar 2-light window to right and an arched
light with enriched lintel to left. Similar blind arched
light to first floor; a 3 and 2-light recessed flat-faced
mullion window of late C18 date and a 2-light double-
chamfered cavetto-moulded mullion window. Gable entrance,
now blocked, with chamfered surround and obtuse-angled
lintel. Gable chimney stack. The 4-bay rear is largely of
C19 and includes a round-headed door surround. The interior
retains a full-height wattle and daub timber-framed partition
with an ogee-shaped door lintel. Chamfered principal beams
and an C18 fire-place with rosette motif and moulded hood.
The timber-framed screen is a rare survival of the timber-
framed tradition in Saddleworth. A date stone on an adjoining
wing (now demolished) read "ISMS 1659".

Listing NGR: SD9873009001

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