Church Close & Convent



The catholic girls' school, conducted by the Sisters.

It is also rumored that before it was a catholic school it was an ale house called the Hare and Hounds



The convent of the Sisters of Charity of St. Paul which used to be an ivy clad cottage.

The old convent Old Glossop.Said to be haunted by Carolyn Mcguinn who was born in Ashton in 1860.After the death of her parents she moved here in 1890.
Its said,she died after contacting a disease from a soldier who was on leave from India.Her spirit can still be seen staring through an upstairs window.