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High Crompton Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Church, Bury

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Latitude: 53.5996 / 53°35'58"N

Longitude: -2.347 / 2°20'49"W

OS Eastings: 377133

OS Northings: 411507

OS Grid: SD771115

Mapcode National: GBR DV1T.PC

Mapcode Global: WH97P.XSKB

Plus Code: 9C5VHMX3+V6

Entry Name: High Crompton Farmhouse

Listing Date: 29 January 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1162897

English Heritage Legacy ID: 210588

Location: Tottington, Bury, BL8

County: Bury

Electoral Ward/Division: Church

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Walshaw Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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High Crompton Farmhouse


Probably C17. Coursed rubble. 2 storeys. 3 casement windows with moulded mullions
(and drip moulds on ground floor); left-hand one 4-light, middle one 4-light above
(one mullion lost) and 5-light on ground floor (2 mullions lost); right-hand one
single-light, with early ledged door below under massive, slightly arched lintel.
Flush quoins. Front pitch of roof stone slabbed. Gable chimneys. Addition on right
of same height, perhaps also C17, has no window to front but blocked opening on 1st
floor (probably corn store; ground floor probably a dairy. Further mullioned windows
on other fronts. Mid rear wing containing stair; is probably later. Interior
includes, with big cross beam, partition opposite hearth (with flat-arched doors
each end having strap hinges) and 2 enormous curved tie beams on first floor.

Listing NGR: SD7713311507

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