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Old Thatch

A Grade II Listed Building in Woodhouse Park, Manchester

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Latitude: 53.3631 / 53°21'47"N

Longitude: -2.2628 / 2°15'46"W

OS Eastings: 382606

OS Northings: 385166

OS Grid: SJ826851

Mapcode National: GBR DYMK.X4

Mapcode Global: WHBB1.6QQN

Plus Code: 9C5V9P7P+6V

Entry Name: Old Thatch

Listing Date: 3 October 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1247477

English Heritage Legacy ID: 456971

Location: Manchester, M22

County: Manchester

Electoral Ward/Division: Woodhouse Park

Built-Up Area: Hale (Trafford)

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Wythenshawe William Temple

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Listing Text


SJ88NW RINGWAY ROAD, Woodhouse Park
698-1/11/850 Old Thatch
(Formerly Listed as:
Old Thatch)


Small farmhouse, now house. Probably C17; altered.
White-painted render probably on timber-frame and
wattle-and-daub; thatched roof. Linear 3-unit plan (plus C20
lean-to addition to rear). One-and-a-half storeys; 3 C20
3-light casement windows at ground floor, a gabled porch
between the 2nd and 3rd, a very low 2-light half-dormer under
eyebrow eaves to left of door. Ridge chimney at junction of
1st and 2nd bays. Interior: ground floor modernised (including
inglenook fireplace); tie-beam roof trusses, that between 2nd
and 3rd bays with tie-beam severed for inserted doorway
(suggesting that centre bay was formerly open to roof);
crudely-shaped purlins and most rafters original. Only
surviving example of its type in the area covered by this

Listing NGR: SJ8260685166

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

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