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Lower Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Uppermill, Oldham

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Latitude: 53.5552 / 53°33'18"N

Longitude: -2.0113 / 2°0'40"W

OS Eastings: 399349

OS Northings: 406510

OS Grid: SD993065

Mapcode National: GBR GWDB.C8

Mapcode Global: WHB96.2WJW

Entry Name: Lower Cottage

Listing Date: 3 July 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1068147

English Heritage Legacy ID: 212233

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

SD 9906 (south-west
9/214 Lower Cottage
House. Hammer-dressed stone with graduated stone slate roof.
Late C17 but with an addition dated "IWAW 1742" on lintel
(Winterbottom).Single-depth plan with a total of 3 bays and
2 storeys. Bay 1 (1742) has a square-cut door surround to
right, a window to left with similar surround and a 3-light
flat-faced stone mullion window on first floor. Bays 2 and 3
have a 7-light double-chamfered cavetto-moulded ground floor
window with a C19 window inserted to right: a 9-light
double-chamfered window (as above) and a later 3-light flat-
faced mullion window to first floor. 2 ridge chimney
stacks. C20 windows inserted to rear. The roof structure
re-uses parts of a former cruck-framed structure.

Listing NGR: SD9934906510

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

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