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Cemetery Office, Dukinfield Cemetery

A Grade II Listed Building in Dukinfield, Tameside

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.4799 / 53°28'47"N

Longitude: -2.0856 / 2°5'8"W

OS Eastings: 394416

OS Northings: 398130

OS Grid: SJ944981

Mapcode National: GBR FXW6.89

Mapcode Global: WHB9J.YS1M

Entry Name: Cemetery Office, Dukinfield Cemetery

Listing Date: 26 August 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1240109

English Heritage Legacy ID: 358716

Location: Tameside, SK16

County: Tameside

Electoral Ward/Division: Dukinfield

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Dukinfield

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Dukinfield St John the Evangelist

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

DUKINFIELD, HALL GREEN ROAD
SJ 99 SW
1033-/3/10009

Cemetery office, Dukinfield Cemetery

GV

II

Cemetery office. Circa 1865, with minor C20 alterations. By Paull and Aycliffe, architects, of
Manchester. Evenly coursed, squared rubble gritstone, with ashlar dressings and wall bands,
coped gables, single side wall stack without pots and a Welsh-slated roof covering. 'L' plan, with
service ranges to rear, and entrance tower in the angle of the two principal ranges. Entrance front
with steeply-pitched gable to left, rising from a shallow ashlar plinth. Tall 4-light mullion and
transom window, with cusped heads to lights. 2-light window to first floor beneath steeply
pointed relieving arch. To the right, narrow 3-stage helm entrance tower with arched doorway,
first floor window with ashlar bell canopy above, below a string course. Above, small coupled
lancets, and a clock face in the helm gable apex. Lower 2-storey gable to crosswing to right,
with 3 and 2-light windows. Single-storey service ranges to rear enclose a narrow yard. The
office and the chapel and crematorium (q.v.) may be seen together in the same vista, and are
visually associated.


Listing NGR: SJ9441698130

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