CHURCH ROOMS

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1356838
Date first listed:
29-Jan-1985
Statutory Address:
CHURCH ROOMS, THE WYLDE

Map

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Location

Statutory Address:
CHURCH ROOMS, THE WYLDE

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

District:
Bury (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SD 80459 10940

Details

SD 8010 NW THE WYLDE 1/84 - Church Rooms

GV II

L-shaped and single-storey, one wing being of 1786 in classical style; the other of 1864 in Gothic style. 1786 wing is of Ashlar and has 6 regular round-arched bays to main inner front, the left-hand arch being the doorway (with plain fan), the other windows, with altered glazing. Impost band. Cornice and blocking course. End of wing has large recessed arch flanked by pairs of blind windows. Rear has pediment to blocking course. This wing modified in 1861. 1864 wing is shorter and of snecked rubble. The main inner front has 4 3-light mullion and transom windows with cusped pointed heads; buttresses between. Steep slate roof with tall hexagonal chimney on each coped gable. This wing is included for group value with 1786 wing and with church. The rooms were formerly the Grammar School, founded on this site c.1620.

Listing NGR: SD8045910940

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
210750
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: 21 May 2000
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