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Union Club

A Grade II Listed Building in Coldhurst, Oldham

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Latitude: 53.5409 / 53°32'27"N

Longitude: -2.11 / 2°6'35"W

OS Eastings: 392810

OS Northings: 404921

OS Grid: SD928049

Mapcode National: GBR FWQH.0F

Mapcode Global: WHB9B.K8GB

Entry Name: Union Club

Listing Date: 23 January 1973

Last Amended: 8 March 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1201651

English Heritage Legacy ID: 388951

Location: Oldham, OL1

County: Oldham

Electoral Ward/Division: Coldhurst

Built-Up Area: Oldham

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Oldham St Mary with St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Listing Text


780-1/6/86 (North side)
23/01/73 Union Club
(Formerly Listed as:
(North side)
Masonic Hall)


Club, formerly Masonic Hall. c1880 with rear wing of 1924.
Rusticated rubble, coursed and squared in small blocks. Welsh
slate roof. 2 storeys raised over basement, 6-window range,
asymmetrically planned in Greek revival style. Entrance in
advanced bay towards the left, up steps in portico with fluted
Doric columns and triglyph frieze. Paired doors with heavy
raised panels. The frieze line of the portico is continued
across the facade as a plain string course. Tall casement
windows in ashlar architraves with moulded aprons below
architraves. Shouldered architraves to first floor openings,
but all but two of these are blind. Pediment over advanced
entrance and right-hand bays, triglyph frieze at eaves level,
and overhanging cornice. Later rear range of brick with stone
dressings. 2 storeys and attic. Polished granite entrance to
left with narrow stair windows over. Heavy rusticated
voussoirs to high first floor windows. Dated in cornice over
second storey, "AD MCMXXIV".

Listing NGR: SD9281004921

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