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Fairbottom Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Ashton-under-Lyne, Tameside

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Latitude: 53.5135 / 53°30'48"N

Longitude: -2.0911 / 2°5'27"W

OS Eastings: 394057

OS Northings: 401867

OS Grid: SD940018

Mapcode National: GBR FWVT.27

Mapcode Global: WHB9B.VYFD

Plus Code: 9C5VGW75+9H

Entry Name: Fairbottom Farmhouse

Listing Date: 12 January 1967

Last Amended: 14 July 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1067988

English Heritage Legacy ID: 212649

Location: Tameside, OL6

County: Tameside

Electoral Ward/Division: Ashton Waterloo

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Bardsley Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Listing Text

SD 90 SW (north side)

1/1 Fairbottom
(formerly listed
as Fairbottom Farmhouse
including Fairbottom Cottage
12/1/67 (formerly Pickford Hall)

- II

House. Probably late C17 but with later alterations. Squared
rubble with graduated stone slate roof. 4-bay, 2-storey plan
with wing to rear right and ruins of former cottage to left.
Quoins, continuous dripmould and eaves cornice. Door (now
window) has Doric columns supporting a pediment above a
massive stone lintel. A later door (and C20 porch) was
inserted to extreme left. 2 casement windows on ground
floor. 4 first floor windows (2 of which are C19 sashes)
with moulded stone architraves. Ridge and gable chimney
stacks in brick. The rear wing has a 3-light double-
chamfered window surround, the mullions having been removed.
Said to contain datestones "1673 IA PS AL" (John Andrew) and
"1653 IL AL". W. M. Bowman, England in Ashton-under-Lyne
1960. Victoria County History of Lancashire, 1911, vol. 4.

Listing NGR: SD9405701867

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