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37a, 38, 39, 40 and 40b, Fairfield Square, Droylsden

Description: 37a, 38, 39, 40 and 40b, Fairfield Square

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 November 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 212737

OS Grid Reference: SJ9005997664
OS Grid Coordinates: 390059, 397664
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4756, -2.1512

Location: Fairfield Square, Ashton-under-Lyne, Tameside M43 6AE

Locality: Droylsden
County: Tameside
Country: England
Postcode: M43 6AE

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Listing Text

SJ 99 NW

4/81 Nos. 37A, 38, 39
40 and 40B
(formerly listed as
Nos 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 37A,
17/11/66 38, 39, 40)


5 houses. Late C18 with C19 alterations. Header bond brick
with slate roof. Each house is double-depth and has 3
storeys. Total of 6 bays. The two outer houses have 6-panel
doors with architrave surrounds and modillioned hoods. The
other 2 houses have paired central 4-panel doors with
architraves, overlights and a shared hood. The windows are
generally sashes (most without glazing bars) with stone
sills and flat brick arches. Those to the ground and first
floors of Nos. 38 and 39 were altered in C19 to create
coupled sash windows and those to bay 6 are paired sashes.
Otherwise the elevation is fundamentally symmetrical. Eaves
blocks. 4 ridge chimney stacks. Right gable-end is tile
hung, has 4 sash windows, a door and a C20 casement window.
Entrance to 40B in rear wing. Various sash windows and wings
to rear.

Listing NGR: SJ9005997664

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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