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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.

Name: HIGHER KINDERS

List entry Number: 1068176

Location

HIGHER KINDERS, 1-5, KINDER'S LANE

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

County District District Type Parish
OldhamMetropolitan AuthoritySaddleworth

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: 212193

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Summary of Building

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History

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Details

KINDER'S LANE 19-JUN-1967 (Northwest side) 1673/6/178 Nos. 1-5 (Consecutive) HIGHER KINDERS (Formerly listed as: KINDER'S LANE (Northwest side) KINDER'S HOUSE)

II*

Group of cottages. "1642" on datestone but largely dating from mid C18 to early C19. Hammer-dressed stone, partly watershot, with graduated stone slate roof. Large T -shaped building of 3 and 4 storeys which incorporates loom workshops and a barn. The west range (head of T) incorporates the earliest work, has 4 storeys and 3 bays, and was extended and altered at various periods in its history. Windows are various 3, 4 and 7-light recessed chamfered cavetto moulded mullions and 4, 5, 6, 7 and 10-light recessed flat-faced stone mullions. Eaves cornice and ridge chimney stacks with cornices. The east range (stem of T) is 3-storey, single-depth, 4 bays long and has 2, 3, 4, 6 and 10-light recessed flat-faced mullion windows, opposed cart entrances with segmental keystone arch, and an owl hole in gable. A flight of cantilevered stone steps rises within the angle to give access to former loom shops on the second floors of each range. C20 porch to No.5. Shaped eaves gutter brackets and ridge stack.

Listing NGR: SE0001404660

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National Grid Reference: SE 00014 04660

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