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Higher Castleshaw Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Saddleworth, Oldham

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Latitude: 53.5818 / 53°34'54"N

Longitude: -1.9985 / 1°59'54"W

OS Eastings: 400198

OS Northings: 409471

OS Grid: SE001094

Mapcode National: GBR GWH0.4R

Mapcode Global: WHB96.87LF

Entry Name: Higher Castleshaw Farmhouse

Listing Date: 3 July 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1067467

English Heritage Legacy ID: 212038

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

SE 00 NW
4/30 Higher
- Castleshaw
Farmhouse, now house. Early C18. Dressed stone and hammer-
dressed watershot stone with graduated stone slate roof. 3
bays and 2 storeys with 2 early additional wings to rear.
Quoins to right. Central door with square-cut surround and
pulvinated impost blocks is flanked by a small window on
either side with square-cut surround. 6-light window to left
with blocked fire-window to extreme left. 6-light window to
right which has been heightened in C20. Three 3-light first
floor windows. All windows have recessed cavetto-moulded
mullion windows. Coped gables and gable chimney stacks.
Blocked arched light and 2 and 3-light gable windows (the
latter of C20). Gabled wings to rear have three 2-light and
a 3-light cavetto-moulded mullion window and door with
dressed surround. Bulletin of the Saddleworth Historical
Society, Vol.ll, No.4, 1981.

Listing NGR: SE0019809471

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