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The Old School

A Grade II Listed Building in Longdendale, Tameside

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.4541 / 53°27'14"N

Longitude: -2.01 / 2°0'36"W

OS Eastings: 399432

OS Northings: 395258

OS Grid: SJ994952

Mapcode National: GBR GXDH.MJ

Mapcode Global: WHB9S.3F3W

Entry Name: The Old School

Listing Date: 27 November 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1356437

English Heritage Legacy ID: 212549

Location: Tameside, SK14

County: Tameside

Electoral Ward/Division: Longdendale

Parish: Non Civil Parish

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

SJ 99 NE
4/89
27.11.75

LONGDENDALE
WAR HILL

The Old School

G.V.
II

School. 1858 on datestone. Rock-faced stone with ashlar
dressings and graduated stone slate roof. T-shaped with one
storey plus basement. Jacobean style. Projecting plinth,
stone quoins and coped gables. Windows in each face are of
2, 4 and 6 lights with chamfered stone mullions, hoodmoulds
and in the 2 principal windows transoms. The door has a
chamfered surround and tudor-arched head. The door to the
basement is re-used and in considerably older. Ridge
chimney stack. A cusped panel in the gable reads "Scholam
Grammatican, A.S. MDCXX Benivolentian Roberti Garsett Armig
et Ricardi Willbraham Equit Fundatam. Metustate et
Incuria Dilapsam Instaurarit Reposuit Restituit Geogius
Woodhead Armig A.S. MDCCCLVIII". Included for group value.

Listing NGR: SJ9943295258

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