Monument record MDR508 - Carr Cottage, Whaley Bridge

Type and Period (1)

  • (Elizabethan to Victorian - 1600 AD to 1900 AD)

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Full Description

Carr Cottage. 17th century originally, but altered. Three storeys in rendered, coursed stone and stone slate roof. Probably the Carr Cottage mentioned by Mrs G Linnaeus Banks in her 19th century novel 'The Manchester Man'. (1) A grade II listed cottage with 17th century origins, but is of two builds, and altered. It is mainly of three storeys, rough rendered on coursed stone with three later chimneys, and has a stone slate roof. It has irregular fenestration with some glazing bars. There are Welsh slates to the penticed extension to the left, and modern fenestration to the front elevation. (2)

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Index: NDAT. NDAT 3260. 3260.
  • <2> Listed Building File: Historic England. 2011. The National Heritage List for England. NHLE no: 1088084.



Grid reference Centred SK 0116 8075 (12m by 29m)

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Jun 29 2016 4:45PM

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