HURDSFIELD HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1206883
Date first listed:
17-Mar-1977
Statutory Address:
HURDSFIELD HOUSE, BROCKLEHURST AVENUE

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Location

Statutory Address:
HURDSFIELD HOUSE, BROCKLEHURST AVENUE

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

District:
Cheshire East (Unitary Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SJ 92397 74309

Details

MACCLESFIELD

SJ97SW BROCKLEHURST AVENUE 886-1/4/8 (North side) 17/03/77 Hurdsfield House

II

House, formerly used as welfare centre, disused at time of survey. c1800 with later alterations. Brick with stone dressings and Welsh slate roof. 3-storeyed. Entrance front faces west: 5-window range with central doorway in stone porch with Doric architrave, and wrought-iron railings to balcony above tall window with entablature above, probably lighting entrance and stair hall. Flanking windows are sashes (mainly boarded over at time of inspection) in moulded architraves. Angle quoins. South front originally a 3-window range with slightly advanced central bay, extended by 1 bay to the right. Windows mostly renewed in original openings with flat-arched gauged brick heads with keystones. To the rear, in the angle of the 2 main ranges, a hipped roofed mid C19 service extension. Said to have been built by the Brocklehurst family, a noted local silk manufacturing family.

Listing NGR: SJ9239774309

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
390908
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: 18 Sep 2007
Reference: IOE01/13470/23
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Terence Moors. Source Historic England Archive
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