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School House

A Grade II Listed Building in Longdendale, Tameside

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Coordinates

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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1162561

English Heritage Legacy ID: 212506

Location: Tameside, SK14

County: Tameside

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

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Listing Text

SJ 99 NE
4/48
20.4.77

LONGDENDALE
CHURCH BROW
(west side)
No. 6
(School House)

G.V.
II

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

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

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