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Latitude: 53.4553 / 53°27'18"N
Longitude: -2.0109 / 2°0'39"W
OS Eastings: 399370
OS Northings: 395389
OS Grid: SJ993953
Mapcode National: GBR GXDH.F3
Mapcode Global: WHB9S.2DPZ
Entry Name: School House
Listing Date: 20 April 1977
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1162561
English Heritage Legacy ID: 212506
Location: Tameside, SK14
Electoral Ward/Division: Longdendale
Parish: Non Civil Parish
Built-Up Area: Glossop
Traditional County: Cheshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester
Church of England Parish: Mottram-in-Longdendale St Michael
Church of England Diocese: Chester
SJ 99 NE
Schoolmaster's house. Dated 1862. Rock-faced stone with
ashlar dressings and graduated stone slate roof. 3 bays,
single-depth with 2 storeys. 3, 4 and 5-light chamfered
mullion windows with hoodmoulds on ground floor, none on
first. Tudor style door in bay 3 with "manners maketh man"
inscribed above in Gothic script. Bays 1 and 2 are recessed
the eaves being supported on slender timber columns with
arch bracing. A plaque in bay 3 reads "Come ye Children:
Harken unto me: I will teach you the fear of the Lord: The
fear of the Lord is the Beginning of Wisdom: Bring them: In
the nurture and admonition of the Lord: Anno Domini
MDCCCLXII". Coped gables, 2 ridge chimney stacks and
mullion windows to rear.
Listing NGR: SJ9937095389
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