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Ambrose Cottage and Adjoining Barn

A Grade II Listed Building in Saddleworth, Oldham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.5629 / 53°33'46"N

Longitude: -2.0034 / 2°0'12"W

OS Eastings: 399874

OS Northings: 407362

OS Grid: SD998073

Mapcode National: GBR GWG7.2J

Mapcode Global: WHB96.6P8Z

Entry Name: Ambrose Cottage and Adjoining Barn

Listing Date: 3 July 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1356411

English Heritage Legacy ID: 212313

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: Dobcross Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Listing Text

SADDLEWORTH STANDEDGE ROAD
SD 90 NE (south-east
side)
3/289 Ambrose Cottage
and adjoining
- barn
G.V. II
House and adjoining barn. Mid C18 and perhaps earlier.
Watershot hammer-dressed stone and squared rubble with
graduated stone slate and slate roof. A single-depth 2-storey
house which was made double-depth and 3-storey probably in
the later C18. Door with square-cut stone surround. 3-light
ground floor window and 4-light first and second floor
windows all with recessed cavetto-moulded mullions. Gable-
end chimney stacks one of which is rendered. Central door in
gable with square-cut surround as well as 1 and 2-light
windows and a small brick lean-to extension. The other gable
has blocked windows. The rear has a similar door and 3, 6 and
4-light recessed flat-faced stone mullion windows with king
mullions. The barn predates the house; its roof runs at right
angles to the house and it has a small single storey addition
adjoined to the front. Recessed flat-faced mullion window
openings and 2 blocked double-chamfered lights at attic level
in the gable. Bulletin of the Saddlworth Historical Society,
Vol.3, No.3, 1973.


Listing NGR: SD9987407362

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