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South Ribble Squash Club and Parish Rooms

A Grade II Listed Building in Bamber Bridge, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.7476 / 53°44'51"N

Longitude: -2.6672 / 2°40'2"W

OS Eastings: 356094

OS Northings: 428115

OS Grid: SD560281

Mapcode National: GBR TGV.VN

Mapcode Global: WH96Z.025D

Entry Name: South Ribble Squash Club and Parish Rooms

Listing Date: 27 February 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1074103

English Heritage Legacy ID: 358021

Location: South Ribble, Lancashire, PR5

County: Lancashire

District: South Ribble

Town: South Ribble

Electoral Ward/Division: Samlesbury & Walton

Built-Up Area: Bamber Bridge

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Walton-le-Dale St Leonard

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text


5/116 South Ribble Squash Club
and Parish Rooms


School, 1835, subsequently enlarged, now substantially altered internally
and extended to rear as squash club. Tooled pink sandstone blocks, slate
roof with gable chimney composed of 4 octagonal flues. Rectangular range
of 6 bays with later extensions to front of first 4 bays, and at right end.
Two storeys in Perpendicular style: moulded plinth, buttresses, bands on
2 levels, hollow moulded eaves cornice, gable copings, all windows
double-chamfered stone mullioned with 2 cinquefoil lights and hollow
spandrels. In centre is a 2-storey gabled porch 2 bays wide which has 2
doorways linked by a single hoodmould, with arches in the heads and
glazed spandrels, above these 2 blank shields,at 1st floor level two
2-light windows, with a single-light window in the gable and an octagonal
chimney on its apex. Left of the porch and flush with it is an addition
parallel with the main range and extending beyond it. At the right end
is a 2-bay extension shallower and lower than the main range, with a flat
roofed salient in the angle and 2-storey canted bay to the gable. A
relatively large and elaborate National School, close to Church of
St. Leonard (q.v.) (F. Coupe Walton le Dale 1954).

Listing NGR: SD5609428115

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