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10, Great Underbank, Stockport

Description: 10, Great Underbank

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 14 May 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 210806

OS Grid Reference: SJ8956790445
OS Grid Coordinates: 389567, 390445
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4107, -2.1584

Location: Pickford's Brow, Stockport SK1 1LL

Locality: Stockport
County: Stockport
Country: England
Postcode: SK1 1LL

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Listing Text

5086 (West Side)
No 10

SJ 8990 NE 1/4 14.5.52


Formerly Underbank Hall, the town house of the Ardernes of Harden, and occupied
by them until 1823. At time of survey in use as bank premises. A C16 manor
house in excellent condition. Timber frame and plaster. 2 storeys and attics,
the upper storey slightly coved and having moulded wood bressummer along the
1st floor. 4 moulded wood transom and mullion windows of 8 lights on console
brackets. The lower storey has almost continuous fenestration in the same
manner. 2-storeyed porch wing, square-headed, with moulded wood cornices
3 coved gable heads, each with a 3-light and top light; bargeboards with lozenge
enrichment and finials. Interior has panelling to C16 staircase and several
rooms and a carved mantelpiece with family arms. Curtilage includes modern
railing and end piers with pineapple finial.

Nos 2 to 18 (even) form a group of which Nos 2 to 8 are of local interest.

Listing NGR: SJ8956790445

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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