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Old Peoples Day Centre

A Grade II Listed Building in Accrington, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.7525 / 53°45'8"N

Longitude: -2.3679 / 2°22'4"W

OS Eastings: 375836

OS Northings: 428521

OS Grid: SD758285

Mapcode National: GBR CTX1.4K

Mapcode Global: WH96X.LYM4

Entry Name: Old Peoples Day Centre

Listing Date: 9 March 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1072749

English Heritage Legacy ID: 183807

Location: Hyndburn, Lancashire, BB5

County: Lancashire

District: Hyndburn

Town: Hyndburn

Electoral Ward/Division: Barnfield

Built-Up Area: Accrington

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Accrington St James

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text

SD 72 NE
7/11 No.20
- II

Includes Old People's Day Centre, Eagle Street.
Former Manchester and Liverpool Bank, c.1865, now premises of Environmental
Health Department. Ashlar, slate roof. Main facade to Eagle Street has
single storey flat - roofed pavillion on left, gabled porch and entrance
hall, 2-storey block on the right. Italian Gothic style. Modillioned
cornice carries round the whole, pavilion and porch having a saw-tooth
pattern below this; parapet of pavilion rises over the porch to form a
shaped gable bearing a carved coat of arms. Centre of pavilion breaks
forward to form a bay with a triple window. To right of porch, 2-storey
block has 4 windows on each floor. Ground floor windows throughout have
round intrados and pointed extrados to each light, roll-moulded jambs and
heads, crocketed imposts; segmental-headed sashed 1st floor windows with
linked stilted hoodmoulds; prominent cornice. Various medallions between
window heads at ground floor, those in the right return wall lettered
"M & L" and "DE". Rear wing rock-faced stone, in similar style, was
original domestic quarters.

Listing NGR: SD7583628521

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

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