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51 and 53, Rochdale Road, Middleton

Description: 51 and 53, Rochdale Road

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 213463

OS Grid Reference: SD8710306720
OS Grid Coordinates: 387103, 406720
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5569, -2.1961

Location: 4 Towncroft Avenue, Middleton, Rochdale M24 2PT

Locality: Middleton
County: Rochdale
Country: England
Postcode: M24 2PT

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Listing Text

SD 80 NE
(north-west side)
2/23 Nos. 51 and 53
- II
Pair of semi-detached houses. 1900. By Edgar Wood. Brick
with stone dressings and graduated stone slate roof. Total
of 4 bays and 2 storeys (plus attics) with paired central
doorways and a wing to rear. Projecting plinth and stone
quoins. Central doors have leaded upper panels and leaded
overlights with moulded lintels in the Yorkshire tradition
above flat hoods. Symmetry is avoided by having single
storey canted bay window inbay 4 as opposed to a 2-storey
one in bay 1 which breaks through the overhanging eaves: The
windows have chamfered stone mullions and leaded lights,
they have transoms on the ground floor and are of 2 or 4
lights. Gabled dormer windows. Gable chimney stacks. Leaded
casements below segmental brick arches to sides and rear.

Listing NGR: SD8710306720

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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