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Widowscroft Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Longdendale, Tameside

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Latitude: 53.4721 / 53°28'19"N

Longitude: -1.9931 / 1°59'35"W

OS Eastings: 400553

OS Northings: 397267

OS Grid: SK005972

Mapcode National: GBR GXJ9.91

Mapcode Global: WHB9L.CZ4K

Plus Code: 9C5WF2C4+VQ

Entry Name: Widowscroft Farmhouse

Listing Date: 6 February 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1162607

English Heritage Legacy ID: 212519

Location: Longdendale, Tameside, SK14

County: Tameside

Electoral Ward/Division: Longdendale

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Hollingworth St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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SK 09 NW
SK 005 972
5/61 Widowscroft


Laithe-house. "RH 1837" on keystone above barn door.
Hammer-dressed stone with graduated stone slate roof.
Double-depth central-staircase plan with 2 storeys and an
adjoining barn and byre all under one roof. Central door
with square-cut stone surround and hoodmould. Two 3-light
chamfered stone mullion windows with hoodmoulds to each
floor. Shaped gutter brackets, coped gables with kneelers
and 2 ridge chimney stacks with oversailing courses. The
barn to the right has a large barn door the segmental arch
having a carved and dated keystone with a stag's head. A
door to the right has a square-cut surround and the gable
has 3 lancet vents with hoodmoulds. Small 2-storey wing to
rear has ornate finials.

Listing NGR: SK0055397267

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