HIGHER HOUSE AND HIGHER HOUSE COTTAGE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1068116
Date first listed:
03-Jul-1986
Statutory Address:
HIGHER HOUSE AND HIGHER HOUSE COTTAGE, THURSTON CLOUGH ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
HIGHER HOUSE AND HIGHER HOUSE COTTAGE, THURSTON CLOUGH ROAD

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

District:
Oldham (Metropolitan Authority)
Parish:
Saddleworth
National Grid Reference:
SD 97735 06879

Details

SADDLEWORTH THURSTON CLOUGH ROAD SD 90 NE (north-west side) 3/329 Higher House and Higher House - Cottage - II House and cottage. Late C18. Hammer-dressed watershot stone with slate roof. 2-bay single-depth house with double-depth cottage to right and later wing to far right. Bay 1 slightly postdates bay 2. 4 and 8-light recessed flat-faced stone mullion windows on the ground floor, 5 and 7-light on the first floor, and a door with overlight and square-cut surround between the two bays. Ridge chimney stack. 2, 3 and 4-light windows to gable and rear and a blocked taking- in door. Bay 3 (the cottage) breaks forward and has a 4- light window on each floor, 2-light gable windows, blocked owl holes in gable and a small garage wing to right.

Listing NGR: SD9773506879

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
212356
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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Date: 26 Jul 2001
Reference: IOE01/04785/18
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