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Latitude: 53.4865 / 53°29'11"N
Longitude: -2.0956 / 2°5'44"W
OS Eastings: 393754
OS Northings: 398868
OS Grid: SJ937988
Mapcode National: GBR FXT3.3X
Mapcode Global: WHB9J.SM9K
Entry Name: Oddfellows Hall, the Former Assheton Arms
Listing Date: 1 May 1986
Last Amended: 14 July 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1068002
English Heritage Legacy ID: 212679
Location: Tameside, OL6
Electoral Ward/Division: St Peter's
Built-Up Area: Ashton-under-Lyne
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester
Church of England Parish: Ashton-under-Lyne The Good Shepherd
Church of England Diocese: Manchester
SJ 99 NW,
ASHTON-UNDER-LYNE, STAMFORD STREET
Nos. 201, 201A and B (Oddfellows Hall)
(formerly listed as Nos 201, 201A, 201B (former Oldfellows Hall)
Includes No. 15 (The former Assheton Arms) Booth Street (west
side). Oddfellows hall, shops and public house. "Erected
MDCCCLV" (1855) on date stone. Brick with ashlar dressings
and slate roof. 3 x 7 bays with 3 storeys. Rusticated
quoins. Bracketed eaves cornice with articulating dies.
Central entrance under keystone arch flanked by two shop
fronts, the left of C19 date, the right a replacement. A
niche on the first floor forms a central feature. 4-pane
sash windows to either side have eared architraves, a sill
band and date stones above. The top floor has taller sash
windows with segmental heads, ashlar surrounds and a moulded
sill band. The windows and details to the Booth Street
elevation are similar except that the ground floor has 4-
pane sash windows under segmental brick arches and two
elaborate doorways one with pilasters supporting a dentilled
entablature the other with fanlight and keystone arch.
Hipped roof. Much of the interior has been damaged through
alteration or decay. The entire top floor accommodates the
meeting hall which has a coved plaster ceiling and niches
in the walls.
Listing NGR: SJ9375498868
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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