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Latitude: 53.5333 / 53°31'59"N
Longitude: -2.0502 / 2°3'0"W
OS Eastings: 396767
OS Northings: 404068
OS Grid: SD967040
Mapcode National: GBR GW3L.X4
Mapcode Global: WHB9C.GGX5
Entry Name: Windy Nook
Listing Date: 19 June 1967
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1164611
English Heritage Legacy ID: 212349
Location: Saddleworth, Oldham, OL4
Civil Parish: Saddleworth
Built-Up Area: Lees
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester
Church of England Parish: Lydgate St Anne
Church of England Diocese: Manchester
SD 90 SE,
THORNLEY LANE (south side)
No. 1 (Windy Nook)
House and cottage. "HS 1648" (Henry Shaw) on door lintel the
cottage being added in late C17 or early C18. Squared rubble
with graduated stone slate roof and brick stack. 2-unit
former baffle-entry plan with two storeys and the 1-bay
cottage added to right. Projecting plinth. Door to right
with basket-headed lintel and chamfered surround. The front
is otherwise blind but for a C20 window. The rear has a 2-
light (fire-window) 4-light and 3-light window (each with one
or two mullions removed) on the ground floor and two 3-light
windows on the first floor. All windows are double-chamfered
with cavetto-moulded mullions. Flat-faced and double-
chamfered mullion windows to gable one of which has been
turned into a door. Ridge chimney stack. The cottage has
double-chamfered mullion windows to front and rear, the
front partly obscured by a later lean-to; the rear with a
mullion removed. INTERIOR: beam pattern gives evidence of
former inglenook fireplace. Tie-beam roof truss of massive
Pennine Magazine Vol. 5, No.5, 1984, p.20.
Listing NGR: SD9676704068
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