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Ridge End Cottage and Adjoining Farmbuilding

A Grade II Listed Building in Marple South, Stockport

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Latitude: 53.3755 / 53°22'31"N

Longitude: -2.054 / 2°3'14"W

OS Eastings: 396504

OS Northings: 386515

OS Grid: SJ965865

Mapcode National: GBR GY3D.3P

Mapcode Global: WHBB4.FF44

Plus Code: 9C5V9WGW+5C

Entry Name: Ridge End Cottage and Adjoining Farmbuilding

Listing Date: 20 December 1967

Last Amended: 11 October 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1242490

English Heritage Legacy ID: 441900

Location: Marple and High Lane, Stockport, SK6

County: Stockport

Electoral Ward/Division: Marple South

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Marple All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

(east side)

7/169 Ridge-End
Cottage and
(formerly listed
as Outbuildings
20.12.67 at Ridge End)


Cottage and farm building. Farmbuilding probably C17,
cottage "NRC 1778" (Robert Cosier and Francis Nicholson) on
datestone. Coursed rubble with graduated stone slate and C20
tile roof and brick stacks. L-shaped plan one wing of C17,
the cottage wing of 1778. Projecting plinth and coped gables
with kneelers to C17 wing which has 4 doors (2 of which are
blocked), casement windows on each floor of bay 1 which may
have been labourers' accommodation, a 2-light chamfered
mullion window to bay 2 and loft hatches on the upper level.
The cottage wing has a large cart entry and a 2-bay one-room
deep cottage. Both front and rear have 4 window openings
with stone heads and sills and C20 casements. The door is
now in the gable. Interior: 3 C17 king post roof trusses
carry original wind braced purlins, the bracing in some
cases being formed out of the same timber as the purlin.

Listing NGR: SJ9650486515

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

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