AV ROE HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1309434

Date first listed: 20-Aug-1981

Statutory Address: AV ROE HOUSE, 262, LIVERPOOL ROAD

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: AV ROE HOUSE, 262, LIVERPOOL ROAD

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

District: Salford (Metropolitan Authority)

National Grid Reference: SJ 76488 98486

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History

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Details

SJ 79 NE, 4/7

ECCLES, LIVERPOOL ROAD (north side), No. 262 (A.V. Roe House)

20/8/81

II

House, now offices. Early C19. Flemish bond brick with slate roof. 3 x 2 bays with two storeys and addition to rear. Symmetrical elevation with projecting plinth, dentilled box gutters and a hipped roof with brick chimney stacks. The central panelled door has a fanlight and an open pediment on 3/4 Doric Columns. Two ground and three first-floor 4-pane sash windows with stone lintels and sills and a stone surround to the central first floor window. Similar window openings to sides, some of which are blind and one of which retains its original 16-pane sash. Tripartite sash windows to rear addition on right return. The house was that of James Nasmyth from (1836-43) who invented the steam hammer in 1842. Also the birthplace of A. V. Roe (1877-1958) who designed, built and flew the first British aeroplane in 1908 and was a key figure in the development of aviation.

Listing NGR: SJ7648898486

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 211940

Legacy System: LBS

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