Staircase House is a beautifully restored townhouse situated in Stockport’s historic Market Place.
The house is famous for its rare Jacobean cage-newel staircase, which is one of only three examples in Britain.
A state-of-the-art audio guide recounts the full history of the house and is available in English, French, German, Cantonese and Urdu.
Reasons to visit:
- Delve into the past of Stockport’s oldest town house and discover how our ancestors lived from the 15th to the 20th centuries.
- It is home to one of only three surviving Jacobean cage-newel staircases in the country.
- Learn how the house was brought back to life after a devastating fire.
- A barrier free, hands-on historical journey.