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The Old Duke, Littleborough

Description: The Old Duke

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 April 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 213359

OS Grid Reference: SD9423616290
OS Grid Coordinates: 394236, 416290
Latitude/Longitude: 53.6431, -2.0886

Location: Ealees, Rochdale OL15 0HJ

Locality: Littleborough
County: Rochdale
Country: England
Postcode: OL15 0HJ

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Listing Text


No 10 (Ye Olde Duke) and 12

The address shall be amended to read EALEES

No 10 (The Old Duke) and 12

The last line of the list description should be amended to read
"1860, used as a public house - The Duke of York"


1/26 No. 10
(Ye Olde Duke)
- and 12

House and 3 workers' cottages (now a house) added at rear.
1820 for Edmund Kershaw, engine maker. Cottages added in
1850s. Hammer-dressed watershot stone with graduated stone
slate roof. Single-depth central-entrance house with 3 bays
and 3 storeys with 3 one-room (plus attic and cellar)
cottages at rear. Symmetrical elevation has quoins, central
door with square-cut surrounds and 6 or 4-pane sash windows
(two of which are replaced by C20 casements) on ground and
first floors. Continuous workshop window on top floor most
of the flat-faced mullioned lights having been rendered
over. Gable chimney stacks. The rear cottages, entered at
first floor level, each have a square-cut door surround, a
2-light flat-faced mullion window and eaves which have been
raised to accommodate another storey. The house was, in
1860, used as a public house - The Duke of Norfolk.

Listing NGR: SD9423616290

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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