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Latitude: 53.2657 / 53°15'56"N
Longitude: -2.1154 / 2°6'55"W
OS Eastings: 392397
OS Northings: 374309
OS Grid: SJ923743
Mapcode National: GBR FZNP.T1
Mapcode Global: WHBBP.G5WR
Entry Name: Hurdsfield House
Listing Date: 17 March 1977
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1206883
English Heritage Legacy ID: 390908
Location: Macclesfield, Cheshire East, SK10
County: Cheshire East
Civil Parish: Macclesfield
Built-Up Area: Macclesfield
Traditional County: Cheshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire
Church of England Parish: Hurdsfield Holy Trinity
Church of England Diocese: Chester
SJ97SW BROCKLEHURST AVENUE
886-1/4/8 (North side)
17/03/77 Hurdsfield House
House, formerly used as welfare centre, disused at time of
survey. c1800 with later alterations. Brick with stone
dressings and Welsh slate roof.
3-storeyed. Entrance front faces west: 5-window range with
central doorway in stone porch with Doric architrave, and
wrought-iron railings to balcony above tall window with
entablature above, probably lighting entrance and stair hall.
Flanking windows are sashes (mainly boarded over at time of
inspection) in moulded architraves. Angle quoins. South front
originally a 3-window range with slightly advanced central
bay, extended by 1 bay to the right. Windows mostly renewed in
original openings with flat-arched gauged brick heads with
keystones. To the rear, in the angle of the 2 main ranges, a
hipped roofed mid C19 service extension.
Said to have been built by the Brocklehurst family, a noted
local silk manufacturing family.
Listing NGR: SJ9239774309
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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