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49, Fairfield Square, Droylsden

Description: 49, Fairfield Square

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 November 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 212742

OS Grid Reference: SJ9013797699
OS Grid Coordinates: 390137, 397699
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4759, -2.1501

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

4/86 No. 49
(formerly listed as
Nos 41, 42, 43, 44, 45, 46,
17/16 47, 48,49)


Inn and stables, now house and doctor's surgery. Late C18.
Header bond brick with slate roof. Double-depth plan with a
total of 4 bays an 2 storeys and former stable wing to
rear. 4-panel door in bay 2 with overlight, pilasters and
flat hood. Total of 2 paired sash windows and 3 single sash
windows all with stone sills, cambered brick arches and no
glazing bars. C19 canted bay window in bay 4. 3 of the 5
sash windows in the gable end (which is rendered) retain
glazing bars. 3 ridge chimney stacks. Lower stable wing to
rear. The buildng was used as an inn till 1848 and was
considered a place where gospel tracts might be left by the
Moravian community.

Listing NGR: SJ9013797699

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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