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West Hill High School for Boys, Stalybridge

Description: West Hill High School for Boys

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 August 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 212635

OS Grid Reference: SJ9572998869
OS Grid Coordinates: 395729, 398869
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4865, -2.0658

Location: Norman Road, Ashton-under-Lyne, Tameside SK15 1LX

Locality: Stalybridge
County: Tameside
Country: England
Postcode: SK15 1LX

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Listing Text

(north side)

4/171 West Hill High
School for boys
(formerly listed
as West Hill
9.8.66 Central School)

- II

Former house, now school. 1822. For William Harrison,
cotton manufacturer. Ashlar with slate roof. 5-bay 2-storey
central-staircase plan. Projecting plinth, first floor band Projecting plinth, first floor band
and eaves cornice with blocking course. Enclosed tetrastyle
Ionic porch. 4 ground floor and 5 first floor windows with
iron glazing bars and ashlar sills. Hipped roof. The right
side has a total of 7 bays, the fourth and fifth being
advanced and having a large open pediment on giant
pilasters. Interior much altered.

Listing NGR: SJ9572998869

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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