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Schofield Farm , the Three Owls Bird Sanctuary

A Grade II Listed Building in Norden, Rochdale

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.6252 / 53°37'30"N

Longitude: -2.221 / 2°13'15"W

OS Eastings: 385483

OS Northings: 414323

OS Grid: SD854143

Mapcode National: GBR DVXJ.Z5

Mapcode Global: WHB8W.V4LN

Entry Name: Schofield Farm , the Three Owls Bird Sanctuary

Listing Date: 12 February 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1084261

English Heritage Legacy ID: 358954

Location: Rochdale, OL11

County: Rochdale

Electoral Ward/Division: Norden

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Norden St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Listing Text

SD 81 SE
6/123

ROCHDALE
WOLSTENHOLME FOLD
(east side)

No. 25 (Schofield
Farm) (The Three
Owls Bird
Sanctuary)

G.V.
II

Farmhouse and adjoining barn, now bird sanctuary. Mid C17
and later. Coursed stone with stone slate roof and brick
stacks. 2-unit, 2-storey plan with barn adjoining at rear.
2-bay elevation, with stone quoins. The entrance which was
to the extreme left has been blocked in and a central
entrance formed. 1 double chamfered window opening with
hoodmould is partly blocked by the door and is extended to
the left at a later date, another, formerly of 3-lights has
no mullions remaining. The eaves have at some stage been
raised to accommodate a 10-light "weaver's window" (although
4 lights are blocked in) with flat-faced mullions. Gable
stacks and one 2-arched-light double-chamfered window at
rear. The barn has a semi-circular cart entrance with a
door opening to either side.

Listing NGR: SD8548314323

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