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Latitude: 53.7521 / 53°45'7"N
Longitude: -2.364 / 2°21'50"W
OS Eastings: 376094
OS Northings: 428474
OS Grid: SD760284
Mapcode National: GBR CTX1.ZQ
Mapcode Global: WH96X.NYHG
Entry Name: Arcade
Listing Date: 9 March 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1072752
English Heritage Legacy ID: 183810
Location: Hyndburn, Lancashire, BB5
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
ACCRINGTON CHURCH STREET
SD 72 NE
Shopping arcade, with shop and office block over Warner Street entrance,
c.1880. Arcade on curved plan with glazed roof carried by slim
pierced iron braces; panelled pillars separate the shop fronts which
have recessed doorways, low panelled aprons to large plate glass
window panes (some curved) set in slender wooden colonnettes with
crocketed caps from which spring arched glazing bars; and, above
these, bands of square windows containing leaded stained glass.
Office block to Warner St. of red brick with white Terracotta dressings,
slate roof; seven bays and 3½ storeys, the centre 3 bays (which bridge
the arcade entrance) having a tall gabled attic with a lunette and
various terracotta decorations, the left end a wagon arch, and the
right end a round-headed doorway with swagged terracotta lintel. Two
original shop windows at ground floor; above, most windows blocked or
altered, but those at right are sashed with glazing bars.
Listing NGR: SD7609428474
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