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Hat Marker's Workshop in Grounds of Number 54, Hyde

Description: Hat Marker's Workshop in Grounds of Number 54

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 212481

OS Grid Reference: SJ9561593231
OS Grid Coordinates: 395615, 393231
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4358, -2.0675

Location: Slateacre Road, Ashton-under-Lyne, Tameside SK14 5JZ

Locality: Hyde
County: Tameside
Country: England
Postcode: SK14 5JZ

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Listing Text

SJ 99 SE (south-west side)

7/25 Hat Maker's
Workshop in
grounds of
No. 54
- II

Workshop used for planking in the hat industry. C18.
Watershot stone with graduated stone slate roof. Small
single-storey building with brick addition to left. Door
with window on either side, that to the right retaining
glazing bars. 2 windows to right gable. One window and
four small steam release windows to rear. All windows have
stone lintels and sills. Gable chimney stack with water
tabling and oversailing course. Hand-powered planking
process used water from the nearby spring in the steam block
processing and water forming of felt hats.

Listing NGR: SJ9561593231

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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