Who are the Friends of Rose Hill?
- We are a group of local people with two aims:To make the fascinating history of Rose Hill House better known. Although it is now called Ashley Grange and contains privately owned apartments it still carries one of the most valued designations in England as a Listed Building of national importance.
- To make sure that the Rose Hill Woods survive for public use. They also contain a commemoration stone erected by Sir Edward Watkin in honour of his father. It is the only memorial in Manchester connected with two men who played a prominent part in the city’s history and in Sir Edward’s case the development of Britain’s and Canada’s