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30, 30A and 32, Townley Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Macclesfield, Cheshire East

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Latitude: 53.257 / 53°15'25"N

Longitude: -2.1237 / 2°7'25"W

OS Eastings: 391847

OS Northings: 373334

OS Grid: SJ918733

Mapcode National: GBR FZMS.15

Mapcode Global: WHBBP.BDZH

Plus Code: 9C5V7V4G+QG

Entry Name: 30, 30A and 32, Townley Street

Listing Date: 28 October 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1206956

English Heritage Legacy ID: 391114

Location: Macclesfield, Cheshire East, SK11

County: Cheshire East

Civil Parish: Macclesfield

Built-Up Area: Macclesfield

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: St Michael and All Angels, Macclesfield

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text


886-1/12/207 (South side)
Nos.30, 30A AND 32


Row of 3 houses with former weavers' garret over, now 2 houses
with commercial premises above. c1830. Brick with Welsh slate
roof. 3-storeyed, 4-window range. 3 doorways towards centre,
the central doorway giving direct access to staircase serving
upper floor only. 2-pane sash windows each side of doorways.
Blocked doorway to left, with 16-pane sash window alongside.
Upper windows are sashes of 2, 12 and 16-panes, all with
flat-arched brick heads. Undivided garret floor lit by three
3-light long windows, formerly horizontally sliding sash
windows but now renewed in original openings. Axial stacks.
The building is of special interest as a rare example of a
type of weaving workshop and terraced housing in which the
weaving garret is not accessible via the houses themselves.

Listing NGR: SJ9184873332

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