History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Town House

A Grade II Listed Building in Littleborough, Rochdale

More Photos »
Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 53.6506 / 53°39'2"N

Longitude: -2.0965 / 2°5'47"W

OS Eastings: 393718

OS Northings: 417131

OS Grid: SD937171

Mapcode National: GBR FVS7.X2

Mapcode Global: WHB8R.RHVP

Entry Name: Town House

Listing Date: 2 January 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1068527

English Heritage Legacy ID: 213404

Location: Rochdale, OL15

County: Rochdale

Electoral Ward/Division: Littleborough Lakeside

Built-Up Area: Littleborough

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Littleborough Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

Find accommodation in

Listing Text

least side)

1/67 Town House
House. Rebuilt for William and Betty Newall in 1798 with
additions of 1915 to rear. Ashlar with slate roof. Double-
pile plan with a total of 5 bays and 2 storeys. Symmetrical
facade with a pediment over the central 3 bays which break
forward. Projecting plinth, first floor band and eaves
cornice with blocking course. Central door with 6 fielded
panels, radial fanlight, archivolt with keystone and an open
pediment on 3/4 columns. 4 ground floor and 5 first floor
windows all with sashes. Central first floor window with an
eared architrave and keystone. The giant pediment has a
circular tympanum window. Side wall chimney stacks and
hipped roof. Arched stair window to left return above a door
with moulded surround. The 1915 additions include a 2 storey
bow window. Regency-style fireplace and other internal
fittings remain. H. Fishwick, History of Rochdale, 1889.

Listing NGR: SD9371817131

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

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.