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No. 1 DRAKE STREET

A Grade II Listed Building in Milkstone and Deeplish, Rochdale

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.6169 / 53°37'0"N

Longitude: -2.1563 / 2°9'22"W

OS Eastings: 389760

OS Northings: 413384

OS Grid: SD897133

Mapcode National: GBR FVCM.Z5

Mapcode Global: WHB8X.VCD1

Entry Name: No. 1 DRAKE STREET

Listing Date: 12 February 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1367054

English Heritage Legacy ID: 358874

Location: Rochdale, OL16

County: Rochdale

Electoral Ward/Division: Milkstone and Deeplish

Built-Up Area: Rochdale

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Rochdale St Chad, St Mary and St Edmund

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Listing Text

This List entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 03/10/2017

SD 8913 SE, 11/47

ROCHDALE,
DRAKE STREET (north-east side),
No. 1

(Formerly listed as: Dukes Restaurant and Nightclub)

G.V.

II

Hotel (Wellington), now restaurant and nightclub. 1810.
Brick, appearing to be of various dates, the front appearing
to have been re-faced, stone dressings and slate roof. Five
bays, double-pile with three storeys and an additional wider bay
to the right with a former bar entrance. Stone plinth,
continuous ground and first-floor cornices and a modillion
eaves cornice; steeply pitched roof. Pedimented Ionic
doorcase as well as the entrance in bay six which has four Ionic
pilasters and entablature. Window openings with moulded
architraves, the ground floor having pulvinated friezes the
first and second having sill blocks. Ground and first
floors have Victorian sashes, otherwise glazing is C20. The
original glazing pattern and some original brickwork is seen
in the gable. Between 1825 and 1839 the Commissioners of
Police held their meeting at the Hotel.


Listing NGR: SD8976013384

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

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