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Random Cottage

A Grade II* Listed Building in Heaton and Lostock, Bolton

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Latitude: 53.583 / 53°34'58"N

Longitude: -2.4696 / 2°28'10"W

OS Eastings: 369009

OS Northings: 409700

OS Grid: SD690097

Mapcode National: GBR CW60.4B

Mapcode Global: WH97V.169K

Plus Code: 9C5VHGMJ+55

Entry Name: Random Cottage

Listing Date: 26 April 1974

Last Amended: 30 April 1999

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1388049

English Heritage Legacy ID: 476047

Location: Heaton and Lostock, Bolton, BL1

County: Bolton

Electoral Ward/Division: Heaton and Lostock

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Bolton

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Heaton Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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797-1/3/102 (West side (off))
26/04/74 Random Cottage
(Formerly Listed as:
Random Cottage. Stonehouse
Farmhouse. Barn and Stables to east)


Farmhouse, now cottage and outbuilding. Probably C16 (believed
to be dated 1541). Coursed and squared stone with stone
flagged roof.
EXTERIOR AND PLAN: 2 storey. The cottage has a 2 unit plan,
with entrance into hall. Doorway flanked by 4-light mullioned
window to left, and 6-light mullioned and transomed window to
right, both with hoodmoulds. Mullioned windows of 2 and 4
lights above. To the right of the cottage, the present
outbuilding may once also have been in domestic use. Blocked
doorway to its left (cut by a buttress), and present doorway
with 4-light mullioned window alongside. Rough stone in gable
end suggests that the building formerly extended further to
INTERIOR: not inspected.

Listing NGR: SD6900909700

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