British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

Miniature Castle Miniature Castle Cottage, Hyde

Description: Miniature Castle Miniature Castle Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 212484

OS Grid Reference: SJ9811095454
OS Grid Coordinates: 398110, 395454
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4558, -2.0299

Location: M67, Tameside SK14 3BT

Locality: Hyde
County: Tameside
Country: England
Postcode: SK14 3BT

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Listing Text

SJ 99 NE
4/28 Miniature Castle
and Miniature
Castle Cottage

- II

Farmhouse and cottage. Late C18 but with additions,
including the facade of mid C19. Hammer-dressed stone and
coursed rubble with C20 clay tile and graduated stone slate
roofs. 3 bays, 2 storeys apart from a 3-storey tower in bay
1. Projecting plinth and castellated parapet. Bayl has
flat-faced 3 and 2-light mullion and transom windows,
projecting corner piers, castellated parapet and band.
Windows with stone surrounds to bay 2 which has a square-cut
door surround. Bay 3 which has a higher parapet has an
engraved stone reading "Longdendale Miniature Castle".

Listing NGR: SJ9811095454

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.