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Latitude: 53.4896 / 53°29'22"N
Longitude: -2.0944 / 2°5'39"W
OS Eastings: 393832
OS Northings: 399210
OS Grid: SJ938992
Mapcode National: GBR FXT2.CT
Mapcode Global: WHB9J.SKV5
Entry Name: Careers Office that Part of the Civic Offices Which Was Formerly the Water Board Offices
Listing Date: 12 January 1967
Last Amended: 14 July 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1162733
English Heritage Legacy ID: 212667
Location: Tameside, OL6
Electoral Ward/Division: St Peter's
Built-Up Area: Ashton-under-Lyne
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester
Church of England Parish: Ashton-under-Lyne The Good Shepherd
Church of England Diocese: Manchester
ASHTON-UNDER-LYNE MARKET PLACE
SJ 99 NW (north side)
4/19 That part of
the Civic Offices
which was formerly
the Water Board
as Water Board
Includes No. 42 Warrington Street (east side). Offices.
c.1840 but completely reconstructed with a steel-framed
structure in C20. Ashlar. 5 x 8 bays with 3 storeys.
Projecting plinth, sill bands, eaves cornice with blocking
course. Door in bay 2 with flat hood and pilasters. Door in
bays 6 and 7 (and one on left return) with architraves and
console brackets supporting flat hoods. Large elliptical-
headed window in bay 4 with rusticated surround and dropped
keystone. A carved lion centrally surmounts the blocking
course. Other details are restrained, the sash windows being
in plain openings.
Listing NGR: SJ9383299210
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