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Thorncliff Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Longdendale, Tameside

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Latitude: 53.4666 / 53°27'59"N

Longitude: -1.999 / 1°59'56"W

OS Eastings: 400164

OS Northings: 396649

OS Grid: SK001966

Mapcode National: GBR GXHC.01

Mapcode Global: WHB9S.84C8

Entry Name: Thorncliff Hall

Listing Date: 6 February 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1356451

English Heritage Legacy ID: 212518

Location: Tameside, SK14

County: Tameside

Electoral Ward/Division: Longdendale

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Hollingworth St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

SK 09 NW
5/60 Thorncliff Hall


House. 1702 over doorway but largely a rebuilding and
remodelling of c.1830. Dressed stone (watershot at rear)
with graduated stone slate roof. Large near-symmetrical 2-
storey house with additions to rear and wing to left.
Jacobean style. 7 bays, the centre 3 projecting and having a
shaped gable which is flanked on either side by a similar
gable. Projecting plinth, first floor band, soldier course
and quoins. The central door has a fine bolection-moulded
surround, a pulvinated frieze and scrolled pediment
enclosing a dated enriched cartouche all of which may be
re-used. Total of 6 ground floor and 7 first floor 2-light
mullion and transom cavetto-moulded windows some with leaded
lights, some glazing bars and some C20 casements. The right
bays appear to pre-date the rest and there are large
additions to rear. Finials to gables and chimney stacks are
paired and set diagonally. Arched stair window to right.
Fire surrounds and other internal features.

Listing NGR: SK0016496649

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

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