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The Fold House, Stalybridge

Description: The Fold House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 212636

OS Grid Reference: SD9880300648
OS Grid Coordinates: 398803, 400648
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5025, -2.0195

Location: Swallow Lane, Mossley, Tameside SK15 3QD

Locality: Stalybridge
County: Tameside
Country: England
Postcode: SK15 3QD

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Listing Text


1/172 The Fold House

- II

House, formerly cottages. Early and mid C18. Squared
rubble with graduated stone slate roof. Total of 5 bays and
2 storeys. Single-depth except for bay 1 which is double-
depth and bay 5 which is 3-storey. The original house forms
the central 3 bays and has 3-light chamfered stone mullion
windows to each floor of the outer bays (recessed on ground
floor), 2 similar 4-light to the central bay and a single-
storey porch wing with gable stack and similar windows. Bay
1 was a later addition and has 3-light flat-faced mullion
windows on each floor, four 2-light windows to gable and a
lean-to garage which conceals a door. Bay 5, also an
addition, has a later porch, two 4-light and one 5-light
flat-faced stone mullion windows. Total of 4 stone and 2
brick ridge chimney stacks. Similar windows to rear although
some mullions have been removed.

Listing NGR: SD9880300648

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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