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West Hill High School for Boys

A Grade II Listed Building in Stalybridge, Tameside

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Latitude: 53.4865 / 53°29'11"N

Longitude: -2.0658 / 2°3'56"W

OS Eastings: 395729

OS Northings: 398869

OS Grid: SJ957988

Mapcode National: GBR GX03.KX

Mapcode Global: WHB9K.7MJJ

Entry Name: West Hill High School for Boys

Listing Date: 9 August 1966

Last Amended: 6 February 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1068021

English Heritage Legacy ID: 212635

Location: Tameside, SK15

County: Tameside

Electoral Ward/Division: Stalybridge North

Built-Up Area: Stalybridge

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Stalybridge St George

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Listing Text

(north side)

4/171 West Hill High
School for boys
(formerly listed
as West Hill
9.8.66 Central School)

- II

Former house, now school. 1822. For William Harrison,
cotton manufacturer. Ashlar with slate roof. 5-bay 2-storey
central-staircase plan. Projecting plinth, first floor band Projecting plinth, first floor band
and eaves cornice with blocking course. Enclosed tetrastyle
Ionic porch. 4 ground floor and 5 first floor windows with
iron glazing bars and ashlar sills. Hipped roof. The right
side has a total of 7 bays, the fourth and fifth being
advanced and having a large open pediment on giant
pilasters. Interior much altered.

Listing NGR: SJ9572998869

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