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Wellfield House, Lees

Description: Wellfield House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 August 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 212446

OS Grid Reference: SD9548104445
OS Grid Coordinates: 395481, 404445
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5366, -2.0696

Location: Barn Fold, Oldham OL4 5DG

Locality: Lees
County: Oldham
Country: England
Postcode: OL4 5DG

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Listing Text

(south-west side)
8/42 Wellfield House
- II
House. 1830-40. Ashlar with slate roof. Central-staircase
plan with 5 bays and 2 storeys. Projecting plinth, eaves
cornice with blocking course and hipped roof. Central door
(C20) with pilasters, segmental fanlight and hood on
consoles and an elaborate decorative cast-iron trellis porch
with swept lead roof in the Regency fashion. Symmetrically
arranged windows, 4 on ground and 5 on first floor, with
replacement C20 casements. Chimney stacks to left and rear.
Addition to rear left of later C19 with guilloche frieze.
Interior: rich cornices. Pedimented doorcase and original
mantel to principal room. Dogleg stair with shaped brackets
on cut string and scroll stop to handrail.

Listing NGR: SD9548104445

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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