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Brief description of site

Denehurst Park is a large area of open space (about 6 hectares) on the edge of a suburban residential area.

Brief history of site

The land was given to the Corporation in 1932.

Location information:

Address: Sandy Lane, Greave, Rochdale, OL11 5YT

Locality: Rochdale

Local Authorities:

Greater Manchester; Rochdale

Historical County: Lancashire

OS Landranger Map Sheet Number: 109 Grid Ref: SD879138
Latitude: 53.6206 Longitude: -2.1844


On Sandy Lane, off the A680 west of Rochdale town centre

Visitor facilities

Opening contact details:

Public park with open access.

Key information:

Form of site: public park

Purpose of site: recreation ground

Site first created: 1932

Survival: Extant

Site Size (Hectares): 6

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