SD7814 : New Summerseat House

taken 5 years ago, near to Summerseat, Bury, Great Britain

New Summerseat House
New Summerseat House, taken 5 years ago
The grounds of New Summerseat House, looking from Newcombe Road.

Summerseat House was built in 1836 as a large mansion to house the mill owner, Richard Hamer.

From 1911, it came to be used as a home for sick children. **** has recollections by Lillian Galloway of time she spent convalescing at the house in the 1930s.

It is now used as a special school "New Summerseat House". It is a Grade II listed building.

**** link temporarily removed as external site appears to have been hacked
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Date Taken
Sunday, 18 December, 2011   (more nearby)
Monday, 19 December, 2011
Geographical Context
Village, Rural settlement  Housing, Dwellings  Educational sites 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 7880 1468 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:37.6930N 2:19.3221W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SD 7883 1464
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Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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Nineteenth Century  19th Century  Mill Owners House  Mansion  Convalescent Home  Special School  PRU  Pupil Referral Unit  Trees  Snow 

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