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?.

230, Stamford Street, Ashton-under-Lyne

Description: 230, Stamford Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 January 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 212685

OS Grid Reference: SJ9368498881
OS Grid Coordinates: 393684, 398881
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4866, -2.0966

Location: Wood Street, Ashton-under-Lyne, Tameside OL6 6QL

Locality: Ashton-under-Lyne
County: Tameside
Country: England
Postcode: OL6 6QL

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Listing Text

SJ 99 NW (north side)

4/36 No. 230
(formerly listed
as Westminster
12/01/67 Bank, (No 230)


House, now offices and church. 1810-12 with alterations and
additions. By Crowley. Flemish bond brick, ashlar dressings
and graduated slate roof. 5-bay, 2-storey central-entrance
house with later wings of 3 and 2 bays respectively to
either side and an enclosed yard to. rear. Ashlar plinth,
first floor band, eaves cornice, and pediment over central 3
bays which are slightly advanced. The central porch has an
overlight and Ionic columns supporting a dentilled
entablature. 4 ground floor and 5 first floor sash windows
(all with glazing bars removed) have stone sills and
cambered brick arches. Hipped roof with ridge chimney
stacks. The later wings retain some of the character of the
original building. A small wing which is set behind a
private garden to the right was possibly an orangery. It
has 3 arched window openings and 3 arched door openings. All
have glazing bars but 2 of the doors are now changed to
windows. The rear yard is entered from the north by a
panelled door which has pilasters supporting shell ornament
within an arched tympanum all below an open pediment. The
house, originally called Croft House, was the home of J. R.
Coulthart, bank manager. W. K. Armstrong, Memoirs of John
Ross Coulthart of Ashton-under-Lyne.

Listing NGR: SJ9368498881

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.