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Latitude: 53.6163 / 53°36'58"N
Longitude: -2.0985 / 2°5'54"W
OS Eastings: 393578
OS Northings: 413308
OS Grid: SD935133
Mapcode National: GBR FVSM.GD
Mapcode Global: WHB8Y.QCWJ
Entry Name: Lower Crow Nest Farmhouse
Listing Date: 24 January 1967
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1068494
English Heritage Legacy ID: 213430
Location: Rochdale, OL16
Electoral Ward/Division: Milnrow and Newhey
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester
Church of England Parish: Milnrow St James
Church of England Diocese: Manchester
SD 91 SW, 3/92
KILN LANE (north side),
Lower Crow Nest Farmhouse
House. "Ga Gartside May 1669" on relocated tablet, but
possibly dating from early C17. Late C19 addition. Squared
rubble (partly rendered) with rock-faced stone addition and
slate roof. Central unit of original house with its 2-
storey porch and part of right cross wing remain whereas the
left was demolished to accommodate the C19 addition. Porch
has quoins, a hoodmould which rises above a moulded door
surround with Tudor-arched lintel, inscribed tablet,
cavetto-moulded mullion first floor window with 3 arched
lights and a flat hood, and a coped gable with kneelers. The
house-part has a 4-light double-chamfered mullion and
transom window with a flat hoodmould and a 3-light double-
chamfered first floor window. Chimney stack to right with
diagonally set shaft. The gabled cross wing has been reduced
in size but retains a 2-light double-transom stair window at
the rear as well as other original windows. Chamfered floor
beams to house-part which retains a moulded fire surround.
The house may date from a conveyance of 1612.
Listing NGR: SD9357813308
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