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Random Cottage

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

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Coordinates

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

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: Bolton, BL1

County: Bolton

Electoral Ward/Division: Heaton and Lostock

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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Listing Text


BOLTON

SD60NE GREENMOUNT LANE
797-1/3/102 (West side (off))
26/04/74 Random Cottage
(Formerly Listed as:
GREENMOUNT LANE
Random Cottage. Stonehouse
Farmhouse. Barn and Stables to east)

II*

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
east.
INTERIOR: not inspected.

Listing NGR: SD6900909700

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

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