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16 and 18, Church Street South

A Grade II Listed Building in Old Glossop, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 53.4501 / 53°27'0"N

Longitude: -1.9379 / 1°56'16"W

OS Eastings: 404218

OS Northings: 394813

OS Grid: SK042948

Mapcode National: GBR GXXJ.7Z

Mapcode Global: WHB9T.6JFZ

Entry Name: 16 and 18, Church Street South

Listing Date: 4 December 1958

Last Amended: 22 May 2000

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1384231

English Heritage Legacy ID: 484665

Location: High Peak, Derbyshire, SK13

County: Derbyshire

District: High Peak

Town: High Peak

Electoral Ward/Division: Old Glossop

Built-Up Area: Glossop

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Glossop All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text


921-1/11/74 (East side)
04/12/58 Nos.16 AND 18
(Formerly Listed as:
OLD CROSS, Old Glossop
Nos.16 AND 18
(Old Manor House))


2 houses. Early C17 with C19 and C20 alterations. Narrow
coursed millstone grit, ashlar dressings. Stone slate roofs
and 3 stone stacks, that to No.18 with diagonally set stack.
PLAN: No.16 T-plan originally with cross passage, altered to
baffle entry. No.18 L-plan.
EXTERIOR: 2 storey. Quoins. East gable front has single narrow
16-pane window with large ashlar lintel above narrow 3-light
C20 casement window with timber lintel. Set back to right 2
storey lean-to wing with C20 door in ashlar surround and above
single 2-light casement in chamfered surround.
North front largely blank with two 6-pane casements to left,
that to right within original door opening. Above single
casement in chamfered surround. Projecting crosswing to left
has single doorway to left with C20 door and above single
casement in chamfered surround. Right return has single
2-light chamfered mullion window and above smaller 2-light
flush mullion window.
West front has projecting crosswing to right with coped gable
and kneelers. Single 7-light chamfered mullion window, and
above single 5-light similar window. Left return has external
stack with doorway to left and 3-light chamfered mullion
window to first floor right. Set back to left single 3-light
chamfered mullion window to each floor.
South front has gable to right and projecting lean-to to left.
Off-centre doorway with C20 plank and studded doorway and
above 3-light casement, to left lean-to has 3-light casement
in chamfered ashlar surround. To right gable has C20
INTERIOR: No.16 has within roof space evidence of timber,
wattle and daub stack on the site of a former cross passage.
This consists of tie with mortices beneath to take smoke hood
or timber stack, which extended between purlins only. There is
also smoke blackened timbers and wall plaster. The extant
fireplace has massive cambered stone lintel. Beams remain
throughout. The first floor retains timber lintels to window
openings, and within the south wall are traces of previous
stone mullions to former 4-light window.
No.18 has chamfered beams to main rooms, some on stone
corbels. Replacement fireplace to principal room.
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Derbyshire:
Harmondsworth: 1953-1986: 218).

Listing NGR: SK0421894813

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