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List Entry Summary

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


List entry Number: 1068154



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


District: Oldham

District Type: Metropolitan Authority

Parish: Saddleworth

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 19-Jun-1967

Date of most recent amendment: 03-Jul-1986

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 212241

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SADDLEWORTH OLDHAM ROAD SD 90 SE (north side) Grotton 5/221 Grotton Farmhouse and Grotton Cottages Nos. 1, 2 and 3 (formerly listed as Grotton 19/6/67 Farmhouse, Top Cottage, and - The Cottage) - II Farmhouse and cottages. Mid C18 with datestones of "IBK 1731" and "RB1747". Squared rubble with graduated stone slate roof. Single and double-depth plans with a total of 7 bays and 2 storeys. No.3 (bay 1) has a 3-light double- chamfered stone mullion ground floor window, a 2-light flat- faced mullion window on the first and a C19 door to right. No.2 (bay 2) has a chamfered stone door surround with dated lintel (1731) and 4-light mullion windows on either floor, chamfered on the ground and flat-faced on the first. Bays 3 and 4 have 3 and 4-light recessed flat-faced stone mullion windows on either side of a blocked door with 4 and 3-light chamfered mullion windows on the first floor. Bays 5 and 6 are set back, have a door to left, a 4-light recessed flat- faced stone mullion window (with 2 mullions removed) to ground floor and a similar 2 and 4-light window to first floor on either side of the 1747 datestone. Small brick addition to right gives access to No.1. 4 ridge chimney stacks.

Listing NGR: SD9678604526

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National Grid Reference: SD 96786 04526


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