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Stone Tenter Posts Between Heights Farmhouse and Greaves Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Uppermill, Oldham

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Latitude: 53.5559 / 53°33'21"N

Longitude: -2.034 / 2°2'2"W

OS Eastings: 397841

OS Northings: 406583

OS Grid: SD978065

Mapcode National: GBR GW7B.F1

Mapcode Global: WHB95.QWLC

Entry Name: Stone Tenter Posts Between Heights Farmhouse and Greaves Farmhouse

Listing Date: 3 July 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1068117

English Heritage Legacy ID: 212360

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: Friarmere St Thomas

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Listing Text

SD 90 NE (south-east

Stone Tenter Posts between Heights Farmhouse and Greaves Farmhouse


Series of 11 tenter posts. 1840. Erected for Robert Greaves -
flannel manufacturer. Stone. Posts stand approx. 2m. high
and at 2 to 5m. intervals in a straight line. The southern
sides have square projections. Used in the drying and
stretching of woollen cloth.

Listing NGR: SD9784106583

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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