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10, Great Underbank

A Grade II* Listed Building in Brinnington and Central, Stockport

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Latitude: 53.4117 / 53°24'42"N

Longitude: -2.1582 / 2°9'29"W

OS Eastings: 389583

OS Northings: 390558

OS Grid: SJ895905

Mapcode National: GBR FXCZ.KQ

Mapcode Global: WHB9W.THHV

Entry Name: 10, Great Underbank

Listing Date: 14 May 1952

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1356829

English Heritage Legacy ID: 210806

Location: Stockport, SK1

County: Stockport

Electoral Ward/Division: Brinnington and Central

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Stockport

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Stockport St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

SJ 8990 NE

(West Side)
No 10


Formerly Underbank Hall, the town house of the Ardernes of Harden, and occupied
by them until 1823. At time of survey in use as bank premises. A C16 manor
house in excellent condition. Timber frame and plaster. 2 storeys and attics,
the upper storey slightly coved and having moulded wood bressummer along the
1st floor. 4 moulded wood transom and mullion windows of 8 lights on console
brackets. The lower storey has almost continuous fenestration in the same
manner. 2-storeyed porch wing, square-headed, with moulded wood cornices
3 coved gable heads, each with a 3-light and top light; bargeboards with lozenge
enrichment and finials. Interior has panelling to C16 staircase and several
rooms and a carved mantelpiece with family arms. Curtilage includes modern
railing and end piers with pineapple finial.

Nos 2 to 18 (even) form a group of which Nos 2 to 8 are of local interest.

Listing NGR: SJ 8958390558

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

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