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Latitude: 53.4932 / 53°29'35"N
Longitude: -2.299 / 2°17'56"W
OS Eastings: 380262
OS Northings: 399653
OS Grid: SJ802996
Mapcode National: GBR D4B.YS
Mapcode Global: WH989.NGGD
Entry Name: Summer Hill
Listing Date: 18 January 1980
Last Amended: 20 October 1998
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1386128
English Heritage Legacy ID: 471552
Location: Salford, M6
Local Authority Ward: Langworthy
Built-Up Area: Salford
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester
Church of England Parish: Pendleton and Claremont
Church of England Diocese: Manchester
SJ89NW ECCLES OLD ROAD
949-1/4/53 (North side)
18/01/80 Summer Hill
(Formerly Listed as:
ECCLES OLD ROAD
Summer Hill (Part of Buile Hill High
Mansion, later part of school, now derelict. c1825.
Ashlar-faced with Welsh slate roof. Tudor Gothic style.
2 storeys, 5-window range, the main section symmetrical about
central entrance bay with additional wing of 2 windows
recessed to left-hand side. Central projecting entrance porch
with 4-centred arched doorway and castellated parapet.
Traceried overlight to inner doorway. Octagonal pilasters
either side of central bay which forms tower, the pilasters
forming turrets each side of castellated parapet. Pairs of
wood mullioned and transomed windows to either side and to
left-hand side wing, all with labels and sills continued as
projecting string course. Squared bay window to left-hand
wing, flanked by narrow windows or doors, now blocked.
Embattled parapets throughout, terminating in main block with
octagonal finials over slender angle buttresses.
INTERIOR not inspected.
HISTORICAL NOTE: formerly the home of Sir Thomas Agnew, a
noted authority on art.
Listing NGR: SJ8026299653
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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