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Bell House, Saddleworth

Description: Bell House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 July 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 212165

OS Grid Reference: SD9879707518
OS Grid Coordinates: 398797, 407518
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5643, -2.0196

Location: A62, Saddleworth, Oldham OL3 5EE

Locality: Saddleworth
County: Oldham
Country: England
Postcode: OL3 5EE

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Listing Text

SD 9807 (north-west
New Delph
7/151 Bell House
Hotel, now shop premises. c.1820. Dressed stone (watershot
at rear) with graduated stone slate roof. Double-depth 3-bay
plan with 3 storeys (plus basement) and a fourth bay to
right of a later date and with a coach arch. Raised quoins
and eaves cornice. Central door (now blocked) has fanlight,
archivolt and pediment. The door is repeated in a small
additional bay to left. Later shop windows inserted to
either side and a segmental carriage arch (bay 4) on
rusticated square columns with pedestrian ways to either
side. Each upper floor has 3 triple sash windows (without
glazing bars) and a single sash window above the door, all
have square-cut surrounds and separating mullions. Ridge and
gable chimney stacks. Taking-in doors to rear and similar

Listing NGR: SD9879707518

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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