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The Old Mortuary

A Grade II Listed Building in Longdendale, Tameside

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Latitude: 53.4545 / 53°27'16"N

Longitude: -2.0104 / 2°0'37"W

OS Eastings: 399404

OS Northings: 395304

OS Grid: SJ994953

Mapcode National: GBR GXDH.KC

Mapcode Global: WHB9S.2FXK

Entry Name: The Old Mortuary

Listing Date: 20 April 1977

Last Amended: 6 February 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1068030

English Heritage Legacy ID: 212551

Location: Tameside, SK14

County: Tameside

Electoral Ward/Division: Longdendale

Built-Up Area: Glossop

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Mottram-in-Longdendale St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text


4/91 The Old Mortuary
(formerly listed
20.4.77 under Church Brow)


Mortuary. "1775 James Ridgeway Aaron Heaward Church
Wardens, Rebuilt 1895 Joseph Schofield Edward Thompson
Church Wardens". Squared rubble and hammer-dressed stone
with ashlar dressings and graduated stone slate roof. One
room on 2 floors with access at 2 levels. Stone quoins. 2
doors with square-cut surrounds. Octagonal corner chimney
with truncated top. 2 and 3-light chamfered stone mullion
windows and a single weathered buttress.

Listing NGR: SJ9940495304

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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