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UNION CLUB

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.

Name: UNION CLUB

List entry Number: 1201651

Location

UNION CLUB, UNION STREET

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

County:

District: Oldham

District Type: Metropolitan Authority

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 23-Jan-1973

Date of most recent amendment: 08-Mar-1993

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 388951

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

OLDHAM

SD9204NE UNION STREET 780-1/6/86 (North side) 23/01/73 Union Club (Formerly Listed as: UNION STREET (North side) Masonic Hall)

GV II

Club, formerly Masonic Hall. c1880 with rear wing of 1924. Rusticated rubble, coursed and squared in small blocks. Welsh slate roof. 2 storeys raised over basement, 6-window range, asymmetrically planned in Greek revival style. Entrance in advanced bay towards the left, up steps in portico with fluted Doric columns and triglyph frieze. Paired doors with heavy raised panels. The frieze line of the portico is continued across the facade as a plain string course. Tall casement windows in ashlar architraves with moulded aprons below architraves. Shouldered architraves to first floor openings, but all but two of these are blind. Pediment over advanced entrance and right-hand bays, triglyph frieze at eaves level, and overhanging cornice. Later rear range of brick with stone dressings. 2 storeys and attic. Polished granite entrance to left with narrow stair windows over. Heavy rusticated voussoirs to high first floor windows. Dated in cornice over second storey, "AD MCMXXIV".

Listing NGR: SD9281004921

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National Grid Reference: SD 92810 04921

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