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Lower Eafield Cottages, Barn and Stables

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

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Latitude: 53.63 / 53°37'48"N

Longitude: -2.1258 / 2°7'32"W

OS Eastings: 391776

OS Northings: 414838

OS Grid: SD917148

Mapcode National: GBR FVLG.KG

Mapcode Global: WHB8Y.90YZ

Plus Code: 9C5VJVJF+2M

Entry Name: Lower Eafield Cottages, Barn and Stables

Listing Date: 12 February 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1346260

English Heritage Legacy ID: 358971

Location: Wardle and West Littleborough, Rochdale, OL16

County: Rochdale

Electoral Ward/Division: Wardle and West Littleborough

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Belfield St Anne

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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7/140 Lower Eafield
Cottages, barn and
- Stables.

- II

2 cottages, now one house; and adjoining barn and stables.
Later C18, the stables being built after the barn which was
built after the cottages. Watershot stone with stone slate
roof. Each cottage is double-depth, 2-storey by one room
wide, the left one having an additional single depth room to
the left. The barn to the right is roofed at right-angles
and consists of a shippon on the ground floor and hayloft
above (no floor now exists). The stable was added to the
rear corner of the barn and similarly has a hayloft above
(no floor now exists). The cottage consists of 3 bays with
quoins, head and sill bands, flat faced mullion window of 3,
4 and 3 lights to the ground floor 3, 7 and 5 lights to the
first. The 2 doors have square-cut lintels and 3-piece
jambs. The barn has 3 shippon entries, triangular headed
vents, a pointed voussoir arch hay door over the central
entry and an owl hole. 2 similar hay doors exist on the
side elevation as well as 2 blocked doorways, 2 windows, 5
vents and moulded eaves corbels. The stable has a central
door, 2 windows and a square pitching door above. The
stalls remain in the stables: the barn has queen-post

Listing NGR: SD9177614838

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