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The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

Bury (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SD 78781 14768


SD 71 SE NEWCOMBE ROAD 5/151 Summerseat

Summerseat House


Built 1836 by Richard Hamer, cotton mill owner. Large detached house. Symmetrical rendered front. Two storeys. Five sash windows (some missing glazing bars). Large, wide porch with Tuscan columns supporting entablature. Door, three moulded and fielded panels wide and four tall. Side lights with trellis glazing bars. Fanlight with depressed head across door and side lights has delicate decorative glazing bars. Dentilled eaves cornice. Hipped slate roof behind blocking course. Two tall central stacks. One-storey flat-roofed extension to left, with tripartite window with narrow side lights in return front. INTERIOR: elliptical arch between hall and open-well staircase, which has iron balustrade of sinuous floral design and cupola above with elaborate plasterwork surround of high quality.

Listing NGR: SD7878114768


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This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

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Date: 03 Nov 2000
Reference: IOE01/02818/27
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