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Garden Wall to Numbers 3, 4, 5 and 6 Manor House, Mossley

Description: Garden Wall to Numbers 3, 4, 5 and 6 Manor House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 November 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 212583

OS Grid Reference: SD9757002938
OS Grid Coordinates: 397570, 402938
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5231, -2.0381

Location: 13 Quickwood, Mossley OL5 0SF

Locality: Mossley
County: Tameside
Country: England
Postcode: OL5 0SF

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Listing Text


1/123 Nos. 3, 5
(Manor House)
4 and 6
(formerly listed
under Roughtown
Road) and
22.11.66 garden wall


4 houses, formerly the Manor House with 2 cottages at rear.
Late C17, extended to the rear in C19. Hammer-dressed stone
with graduated stone slate roof. 3 bays, 3 storey with a
central entrance. Both front and rear are twin-gabled but
the rear was extended in C19 to create Nos. 4 and 6.
Imposing symmetrical facade the central door having a
rusticated and pedimented 'surround. Rusticated quoins. Two
4-light ground floor windows, two 4 and a 2-light on first
floor and two 3 and a 2-light on second floor. All have
double-chamfered stone mullions. The gables have been
heightened to accommodate a pediment (similar to that over
the door) above the central window, and each has a blocked
ashlar-dressed circular opening. The adjoining garden wall
completes the composition and includes a rusticated pier.
Footbridges at the rear give access to Nos. 4 and 6 which
have both flat-faced mullion windows and others with stone
lintels and sills. A. Holt. Story of Mossley, 1926.

Listing NGR: SD9757002938

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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