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Former Blue Bell Inn

A Grade II Listed Building in Milkstone and Deeplish, Rochdale

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Latitude: 53.6169 / 53°37'0"N

Longitude: -2.1588 / 2°9'31"W

OS Eastings: 389594

OS Northings: 413386

OS Grid: SD895133

Mapcode National: GBR FVCM.F5

Mapcode Global: WHB8X.TC61

Plus Code: 9C5VJR8R+QF

Entry Name: Former Blue Bell Inn

Listing Date: 12 February 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1084228

English Heritage Legacy ID: 358964

Location: Milkstone and Deeplish, Rochdale, OL16

County: Rochdale

Electoral Ward/Division: Milkstone and Deeplish

Built-Up Area: Rochdale

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Rochdale St Chad, St Mary and St Edmund

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Listing Text

This List entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 29/08/2017

SD 8913 SE,

NEWGATE (north-east side)

Former Yates's Wine Lodge (The Blue Bell)



Hotel (Blue Bell), Yates's Wine Lodge (when surveyed). The building has
two facades, the one on Yorkshire Street dated 1749 on a
rainwater head, the one on Newgate inscribed "Wine Lodge
1911". Yorkshire Street: brick with stone dressings and
slate roof, Newgate: ashlar. The long plan is cranked and
has an entrance to each street. The 5-bay, 3-storey
Yorkshire Street elevation has a central doorway, C20
glazing to all but the ground floor which has Victorian
sashes to the left and a C20 shop front to the right, stone
sills and keystones, a modillion eaves cornice and an ornate
lead rainwater head. The 5-bay single-storey Newgate
elevation is in an Edwardian Baroque style. Gables over the
two side bays and central three. Semi-circular headed
window and door openings with keystones and leaded glass.
Pilasters rise from corbels at impost level. "Rochdale
Vintners Wine Co. Ltd." on frieze with cornice above. Semi-
circular pediments to each gable with elaborate cartouches
the central one engraved "Wine Lodge 1911" and having a
grapevine surround.

Listing NGR: SD8959413386

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

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