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Council Chambers

A Grade II Listed Building in Ramsbottom, Bury

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Latitude: 53.6492 / 53°38'57"N

Longitude: -2.3182 / 2°19'5"W

OS Eastings: 379062

OS Northings: 417016

OS Grid: SD790170

Mapcode National: GBR DV77.XL

Mapcode Global: WH97J.CJBS

Entry Name: Council Chambers

Listing Date: 29 January 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1067249

English Heritage Legacy ID: 210716

Location: Bury, BL0

County: Bury

Electoral Ward/Division: Ramsbottom

Built-Up Area: Ramsbottom

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Ramsbottom St John and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Listing Text

3/155 (west side)

- Council Chambers


Probably c.1850. Classical building on corner with Market Place. Ashlar. 3 storeys.
6 sash windows with 4 more on left-hand return front and one on rounded corner (which
has bracketed cornice to ground floor one and bracketed pediment to first floor).
The window on ground floor each side of corner is larger, with glazing bars forming
3 arched lights and bracketed pediment over. Below 4th window of front is depressed-
arch vehicular entry. On Market Place the ground rises so that at left end on first
floor door, with bracketed cornice, takes place of window. Sill bands. Quoins.
Eaves cornice with blocking course and simplified pediment over corner. (The Civil
Hall, linked to the rear, is not included.)

Listing NGR: SD7906217016

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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