THE ROUNDHOUSE, WHEATSHEAF BUILDINGS

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1068526
Date first listed:
23-Apr-1986
Statutory Address:
THE ROUNDHOUSE, WHEATSHEAF BUILDINGS, THE SQUARE

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Location

Statutory Address:
THE ROUNDHOUSE, WHEATSHEAF BUILDINGS, THE SQUARE

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

District:
Rochdale (Metropolitan Authority)
Parish:
Non Civil Parish
National Grid Reference:
SD9376016348

Details

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

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
213401
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: 08 Feb 2003
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