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Wardle Fold Cottage and Attached Barn

A Grade II Listed Building in Wardle and West Littleborough, Rochdale

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Latitude: 53.6511 / 53°39'3"N

Longitude: -2.1331 / 2°7'59"W

OS Eastings: 391296

OS Northings: 417186

OS Grid: SD912171

Mapcode National: GBR FVJ6.ZX

Mapcode Global: WHB8R.6HGB

Plus Code: 9C5VMV28+CP

Entry Name: Wardle Fold Cottage and Attached Barn

Listing Date: 12 February 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1203954

English Heritage Legacy ID: 358990

Location: Wardle and West Littleborough, Rochdale, OL12

County: Rochdale

Electoral Ward/Division: Wardle and West Littleborough

Built-Up Area: Rochdale

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Wardle and Smallbridge

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Listing Text

(north side)
Wardle Fold
Cottage and attached
- barn

- II

Cottage and adjoining barn. Late C18. Watershot stone with stone slate roofs.
The 3-storey double-depth cottage has a central entrance. The barn has a central
waggon entrance, outshuts to rear and a small lean-to extension at front. The house
has a doorway with monolithic square-cut jambs and lintel and 2-light flat-faced
mullioned window to either side. The ground floor incorporates earlier coursed
rubble stonework. The first and second floors have 8-light mullion windows although
a total of 10 lights have been bricked in and 3 mullions removed. The barn has long
and short stone jambs and a timber lintel to the waggon door. A door opening to the
left has been blocked up. Said to have been used as a meeting place by John Wesley.

Listing NGR: SD9129617186

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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