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37a, 38, 39, 40 and 40b, Fairfield Square

A Grade II Listed Building in Droylsden, Tameside

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Latitude: 53.4756 / 53°28'32"N

Longitude: -2.1512 / 2°9'4"W

OS Eastings: 390059

OS Northings: 397664

OS Grid: SJ900976

Mapcode National: GBR FXF7.2T

Mapcode Global: WHB9H.XWSX

Entry Name: 37a, 38, 39, 40 and 40b, Fairfield Square

Listing Date: 17 November 1966

Last Amended: 14 July 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1067983

English Heritage Legacy ID: 212737

Location: Tameside, M43

County: Tameside

Electoral Ward/Division: Droylsden East

Built-Up Area: Droylsden

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Droylsden St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Listing Text

SJ 99 NW

4/81 Nos. 37A, 38, 39
40 and 40B
(formerly listed as
Nos 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 37A,
17/11/66 38, 39, 40)


5 houses. Late C18 with C19 alterations. Header bond brick
with slate roof. Each house is double-depth and has 3
storeys. Total of 6 bays. The two outer houses have 6-panel
doors with architrave surrounds and modillioned hoods. The
other 2 houses have paired central 4-panel doors with
architraves, overlights and a shared hood. The windows are
generally sashes (most without glazing bars) with stone
sills and flat brick arches. Those to the ground and first
floors of Nos. 38 and 39 were altered in C19 to create
coupled sash windows and those to bay 6 are paired sashes.
Otherwise the elevation is fundamentally symmetrical. Eaves
blocks. 4 ridge chimney stacks. Right gable-end is tile
hung, has 4 sash windows, a door and a C20 casement window.
Entrance to 40B in rear wing. Various sash windows and wings
to rear.

Listing NGR: SJ9005997664

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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