RYECROFT HALL

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1067967
Date first listed:
31-May-1966
Date of most recent amendment:
14-Jul-1987
Statutory Address:
RYECROFT HALL, MANCHESTER ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
RYECROFT HALL, MANCHESTER ROAD

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

District:
Tameside (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SJ 91449 97820

Details

SJ 99 NW, 4/44

AUDENSHAW, MANCHESTER ROAD (south side), Ryecroft Hall

(Formerly listed as The Council Offices, (Ryecroft Hall))

31/05/66

II

House now offices. c.1860. Ashlar with slate roof. Large L-shaped house of 4 x 7 bays with two storeys (plus attic level). Projecting plinth, continuous bands at first floor and eaves level and coped parapet which is raked over the principal gables. Bays 1 and 4 are slightly advanced and gabled. Entrance porch in bay 3 has enriched doors beneath a Tudor arch, diagonal buttresses and a pierced parapet. Windows generally have two or three lights with double-chamfered mullions and transoms and hoodmoulds. Other windows include square and canted bays (the later with a castellated parapet) and oriels at first floor level. Ornate finials to gables. Steeply pitched roof. Many internal features survive. Former residence of Abel Buckley, cotton manufacturer.

Listing NGR: SJ9144997820

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
212697
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 21 Oct 2000
Reference: IOE01/01559/12
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