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Description: Firs Hall
Date Listed: 24 March 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 212443
OS Grid Reference: SD8936101455
OS Grid Coordinates: 389361, 401455
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5097, -2.1619
SD 80 SE FAILSWORTH OLDHAM ROAD
6/39 Firs Hall
House, now offices. Mid C19. Flemish boar brick with stone
dressings and slate roof. L-shaped plan with 3 x 3 bays and
2 storeys. Classical style. Projecting plinth, first floor
sill band and eaves cornice with Ionic modillions.
Rusticated quoins. The central bay is advanced and
pedimented and has a flat-roofed porch with round-arched
openings on each side, corner pilasters and modillioned
entablature. 2 ground and 3 first floor windows with eared
architraves, flat hoods, 4-pane sashes and enriched brackets
to the first floor only. Hipped roof with ridge chimney
stacks. Similar windows to side elevations. Built for Henry
Warmsley, mill owner. P. Percival, Failsworth Folk and
Failsworth Memories, 1901. S. Schofield, Short Stories
about Failworth Folk.
Listing NGR: SD8936101455
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Source: English Heritage
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