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The Rake Inn

A Grade II Listed Building in Littleborough, Rochdale

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Latitude: 53.6457 / 53°38'44"N

Longitude: -2.0864 / 2°5'10"W

OS Eastings: 394388

OS Northings: 416585

OS Grid: SD943165

Mapcode National: GBR FVW8.3T

Mapcode Global: WHB8R.XMNG

Entry Name: The Rake Inn

Listing Date: 2 January 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1068535

English Heritage Legacy ID: 213342

Location: Rochdale, OL15

County: Rochdale

Electoral Ward/Division: Littleborough Lakeside

Built-Up Area: Littleborough

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Littleborough Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Listing Text

This List entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 18/09/2017

SD 91 NW,

OLD ROAD (south side),
The Rake Inn




Former public house. 1690 inscribed on door surround but with
later additions and alterations. Hammer-dressed stone with
slate roof. T-shaped plan with a total of four bays and two
storeys. Quoins. The original house (bays 2 and 3) has a
door with moulded surround, shouldered lintel (or quasi-
arch) and C20 porch flanked by 4-light double-chamfered
windows on each floor, those on the ground floor having been
increased in height and having hoodmoulds. Bay 1 has a 3
and 4-light window and a door with dressed surround. Bay 4
(head of T) has a canted bay window and small light on the
upper floor with an arched lintel. Coped gables. Right
return rendered. Rear is largely obscured by later lean-to
extensions but 2, 3 and 4-light mullioned windows remain.
Ridge and gable chimney stacks. Interior has chamfered
beams and a fireplace with cyma-moulded surround and
segmental arch with dropped keystone.

Listing NGR: SD9438816585

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

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