West Hill, Tameside 6447

Greater Manchester, England, Greater Manchester

Brief Description

West Hill is a house and grounds to the north of Stamford Street. There is a pleasure ground bounded by a wooded boundary. The tree belt is thickest to Stamford Street on the southern boundary. There was a drive along the western boundary with associated walks. The site remains extant. It is now occupied by a school. The boundary can be recognised. There is evidence of landscaping and also a number of mature trees remain.

Features
  • House (featured building)
  • Description: The house was built in 1822 for William Harrison, cotton manufacturer.
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  • Tree Belt
  • Description: The tree belt is thickest to Stamford Street on the southern boundary.
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Contributors

  • Lancashire Gardens Trust

  • Greater Manchester Archaeological Unit