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47 and 48, Fairfield Square, Droylsden

Description: 47 and 48, Fairfield Square

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 November 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 212741

OS Grid Reference: SJ9011797698
OS Grid Coordinates: 390117, 397698
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4759, -2.1504

Location: 48 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

4/85 Nos. 47 and 48
(formerly listed as
Nos 41, 42, 43, 44, 45, 46,
47, 48, 49)


2 houses, originally 1 house. Late C18. Flemish bond brick
with slate roof. Double-depth plan with a total of 5 bays
and 2 storeys and with lower l-bay wings set back to either
side. Symmetrical elevation with projecting stone plinth and
eaves cornice. Paired central entrances with 4-panel doors,
overlights and stone surrounds are of late C19 date and
replace a pedimented single door which is still seen in No.
6 Fairfield Square (q.v.). 4 ground floor and 5 first floor
windows with stone sills, flat brick arches and sashes with
glazing bars removed. The flanking bays each have a paired
sash window on the ground floor and 4-light casement on the
first. Gable chimney stacks.

Listing NGR: SJ9011797698

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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