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17, Yorkshire Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Milkstone and Deeplish, Rochdale

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Latitude: 53.6173 / 53°37'2"N

Longitude: -2.1587 / 2°9'31"W

OS Eastings: 389599

OS Northings: 413432

OS Grid: SD895134

Mapcode National: GBR FVCM.F0

Mapcode Global: WHB8X.TB7Q

Entry Name: 17, Yorkshire Street

Listing Date: 25 October 1951

Last Amended: 12 February 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1203380

English Heritage Legacy ID: 358965

Location: 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

(north-west side)

25.10.1951 Lloyds Bank
(formerly listed as
G.V. II No 17)

Union Flag Hotel, now bank. 1708. Brick with stone ground
floor and dressings, slate and copper roofs. Corner
entrance to roughly square shaped plan. 3 storeys with 3
bays to Yorkshire Street. 2 to former Lord Street, and
curved corner bay with large tripartite windows. Rusticated
ground floor with accentuated voussoirs and keystones to
flat window and door arches, all completely re-built in
1930. The second and third storey windows have stone
architraves and keystones with moulded panels below on the
first floor and blind balustrading on the second floor.
Each has an order of Ionic fluted pilasters in the Palladian
manner, supporting a stone cornice. The timber modillion
eaves cornice is surmounted by a pitched roof with swept
hips and a considerable balcony to Yorkshire Street. The
balcony fronts a dentilled gable and has iron railings
terminated by giant acorn-like vases on pedestals. The
interior has triangular patterned architraves and a
plastered ceiling but is largely of C20 date. The tiers of
Ionic pilasters are of a surprisingly early date for

Listing NGR: SD8959913432

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

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