WORKSHOP BUILDING IMMEDIATELY TO EAST OF HARTFORD WORKS

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1201684
Date first listed:
20-Apr-1988
Statutory Address:
WORKSHOP BUILDING IMMEDIATELY TO EAST OF HARTFORD WORKS, PARSONS STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
WORKSHOP BUILDING IMMEDIATELY TO EAST OF HARTFORD WORKS, PARSONS STREET

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

District:
Oldham (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SD 91421 04684

Details

OLDHAM

SD90SW PARSONS STREET (OFF) 780-1/3/61 (North side) 20/04/88 Workshop building immediately to east of Hartford Works

GV II

Workshops now partially occupied as industrial units. c1870. Brick with stone dressings and Welsh slate and corrugated asbestos roof. 3 storeys, 16-window range. Central entrance in east elevation in rusticated stone segmental arch with entablature. Some additional doors in former windows to ground floor. Windows throughout have round-arched gauged brick heads with stone keys and springers, and stone sills. Mostly fixed light casements with glazing bars. Some alterations to glazing, and lowering of sills in upper storey. Brick modillion eaves course and stone cornice. Pedimented gable returns, with oculus in south gable. Right-hand section of building has deeper plan, with flat ridge surmounted by seven gabled roof lights. The building was probably built to service the Oxford Mill (now Hartford Works, Suthers Street, q.v.) and taken over by Platt Bros. c1900, when it was used as tool-fitting workshops. (Gurr, D. and Hunt, J.: The Cotton Mills of Oldham: Oldham: 1985-).

Listing NGR: SD9142104684

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
388925
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Gurr, Duncan, Hunt, , The Cotton Mills of Oldham, (1989)

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 Apr 2001
Reference: IOE01/03735/02
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