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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: 1356793



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


District: Bury

District Type: Metropolitan Authority

Parish: Non Civil Parish

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 29-Jan-1985

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 210607

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SD 71 SE 5/92

BURY OLD ROAD Dearden Fold Farmhouse II*

Probably C16, with C17 and later alterations and additions. Former hall. Timber- framed, with stone walls partly rebuilt in brown brick. 2 storeys. 4 windows, including 2 in gabled sections (one somewhat advanced); altered casements. Entrance door in gabled porch is studded and cross-boarded with ornamental strap hinges. Stone slab roof. Interior has massive bevelled beams, including one over hearth on moulded corbel, and stopped bevelled, cross-beams (part of 1st floor inserted perhaps in C17). Upper portion of pointed arch of massive hewn timbers, bevelled, visible on 1st floor, with carved boss at apex (below post above). Timber-framed cross wall said to have wattle and daub panels. 6-panel door of Tudor pattern on ground floor and later cupboard with fielded panel and H hinges. (Muschamp, Contri- bution to the History of the township of Ainsworth).

Listing NGR: SD 75836 10165

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Muschamp, , Contribution to the History of the Township of Ainsworth

National Grid Reference: SD7583610165


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