Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1356451

Date first listed: 06-Feb-1986

Statutory Address: THORNCLIFF HALL


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Statutory Address: THORNCLIFF HALL

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

District: Tameside (Metropolitan Authority)

National Grid Reference: SK 00164 96649


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House. 1702 over doorway but largely a rebuilding and remodelling of c.1830. Dressed stone (watershot at rear) with graduated stone slate roof. Large near-symmetrical 2- storey house with additions to rear and wing to left. Jacobean style. 7 bays, the centre 3 projecting and having a shaped gable which is flanked on either side by a similar gable. Projecting plinth, first floor band, soldier course and quoins. The central door has a fine bolection-moulded surround, a pulvinated frieze and scrolled pediment enclosing a dated enriched cartouche all of which may be re-used. Total of 6 ground floor and 7 first floor 2-light mullion and transom cavetto-moulded windows some with leaded lights, some glazing bars and some C20 casements. The right bays appear to pre-date the rest and there are large additions to rear. Finials to gables and chimney stacks are paired and set diagonally. Arched stair window to right. Fire surrounds and other internal features.

Listing NGR: SK0016496649


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Legacy System number: 212518

Legacy System: LBS

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