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Offices of Dronsfield and Company

A Grade II Listed Building in Werneth, Oldham

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Latitude: 53.5372 / 53°32'13"N

Longitude: -2.1162 / 2°6'58"W

OS Eastings: 392398

OS Northings: 404506

OS Grid: SD923045

Mapcode National: GBR FWNJ.NR

Mapcode Global: WHB9B.GCJ6

Entry Name: Offices of Dronsfield and Company

Listing Date: 23 January 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1292386

English Heritage Legacy ID: 388873

Location: Oldham, OL8

County: Oldham

Electoral Ward/Division: Werneth

Built-Up Area: Oldham

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Werneth St Thomas

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Listing Text


780-1/3/13 Offices of Dronsfield and Company


Office building. 1906-1908. By JH Sellars. Polished granite,
green glazed brick and flat reinforced concrete roof. 2
storeys, symmetrically planned with two 3-window ranges each
side of central entrance tower. Lower storey of polished
granite, the central entrance porch with low upper storey
containing round-arched window projecting from recessed tower,
which has a round-arched window in first floor, and stands
clear of the eaves line, clasped by paired stacks. 3 iron
framed windows on each floor each side of this central
feature, all 16-paned with slim central mullion. Upper windows
each side set in shallow concave panelled granite architraves.
(Manchester City Art Gallery: Partnership in Style. Edgar Wood
and J.Henry Sellers: Manchester: 1975-).

Listing NGR: SD9239804506

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

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