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List Entry Summary

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


List entry Number: 1068526



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


District: Rochdale

District Type: Metropolitan Authority

Parish: Non Civil Parish

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 23-Apr-1986

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 213401

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SF 91 NW LITTLEBOROUGH THE SQUARE 1/65 The Roundhouse, Wheatsheaf - Buildings

- II Public house and shops. Early 1860s. Rock-faced stone with slate roof. Semi-circular plan with 3 storeys and a total of 10 bays. Continuous sill and impost bands and a pierced parapet with articulating dies above the eaves cornice. Single and paired sash windows with round-arched heads and pointed hoodmoulds on the ground floor, shouldered heads on the first floor and arched heads on the second floor. 2 shop windows on north side. Doors have arches, shouldered arches or in one case colonnettes with naturalistic capitals supporting a cusped arch and multi-foiled overlight. Ridge chimney stacks. Interior much altered but the pub retains some original features - fireplaces, plaster cornices and staircase with cast-iron balusters. Directories record Robert Hirst as the publican of the Wheat Sheaf in 1821, the name going as far back as 1780.

Listing NGR: SD9376016348

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National Grid Reference: SD9376016348


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