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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
Entry Name: High Crompton Farmhouse
Listing Date: 29 January 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1162897
English Heritage Legacy ID: 210588
Location: Bury, BL8
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
SD 71 SE
BENTLEY HALL ROAD
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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