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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: 1068494



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


District: Rochdale

District Type: Metropolitan Authority


National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 24-Jan-1967

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 213430

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SD 91 SW, 3/92

MILNROW, KILN LANE (north side), Lower Crow Nest Farmhouse



House. "Ga Gartside May 1669" on relocated tablet, but possibly dating from early C17. Late C19 addition. Squared rubble (partly rendered) with rock-faced stone addition and slate roof. Central unit of original house with its 2- storey porch and part of right cross wing remain whereas the left was demolished to accommodate the C19 addition. Porch has quoins, a hoodmould which rises above a moulded door surround with Tudor-arched lintel, inscribed tablet, cavetto-moulded mullion first floor window with 3 arched lights and a flat hood, and a coped gable with kneelers. The house-part has a 4-light double-chamfered mullion and transom window with a flat hoodmould and a 3-light double- chamfered first floor window. Chimney stack to right with diagonally set shaft. The gabled cross wing has been reduced in size but retains a 2-light double-transom stair window at the rear as well as other original windows. Chamfered floor beams to house-part which retains a moulded fire surround. The house may date from a conveyance of 1612.

Listing NGR: SD9357813308

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Fishwick, H, History of Rochdale, (1889)

National Grid Reference: SD 93578 13308


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