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Higher Slack Farmhouse and Adjoining Barn

A Grade II Listed Building in Saddleworth, Oldham

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Latitude: 53.5822 / 53°34'55"N

Longitude: -2.0322 / 2°1'55"W

OS Eastings: 397967

OS Northings: 409513

OS Grid: SD979095

Mapcode National: GBR GW70.VL

Mapcode Global: WHB95.R7H4

Plus Code: 9C5VHXJ9+V4

Entry Name: Higher Slack Farmhouse and Adjoining Barn

Listing Date: 3 July 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1164507

English Heritage Legacy ID: 212328

Location: Saddleworth, Oldham, OL3

County: Oldham

Civil Parish: Saddleworth

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Denshaw Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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SD 90 NE (north side)
3/303 Higher Slack
Farmhouse and
- adjoining barn
Farmhouse and barn. "RWAW 1740" (Robert Whitehead) on door
lintel. Hammer-dressed watershot stone with graduated stone
slate roof. 2 bays and 2 storeys with barn to left. Quoins.
Bay 1 is single-depth and has a door to right with chamfered
surround, a 4-light double-chamfered cavetto-moulded mullion
ground floor window and a 6-light recessed flat-faced
mullion first floor window. Bay 2 is earlier than 1740, is
double-depth and has 5 and 6-light chamfered (double-
chamfered on ground floor) cavetto-moulded mullion windows.
Gable chimney stacks. 2 and 3-light windows to gables and
rear. Fire surround with corbelled mantel and cornice. The
front of the barn has been rebuilt.

Listing NGR: SD9796709513

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