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College of Technology and Design

A Grade II Listed Building in Blackburn, Blackburn with Darwen

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.7489 / 53°44'56"N

Longitude: -2.4876 / 2°29'15"W

OS Eastings: 367942

OS Northings: 428169

OS Grid: SD679281

Mapcode National: GBR CT22.7V

Mapcode Global: WH971.R1MB

Entry Name: College of Technology and Design

Listing Date: 5 March 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1222894

English Heritage Legacy ID: 418381

Location: Blackburn with Darwen, BB2

County: Blackburn with Darwen

Electoral Ward/Division: Wensley Fold

Built-Up Area: Blackburn

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Cathedral Church of St Mary the Virgin and St Paul Blackburn

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text

1. BLAKEY MOOR
5286
College of Technology and
Design
SD 62 NE 5/62
II
2.

College. Begun 1888. Smith, Woodhouse and Wiloughby. Brick with yellow terracotta decoration. Slate roof. Two storeys, basement and attic. Northern Renaissance style. 5 wide bays, 1, 3 and 9 projecting united ornamental gables. 2 and 4 have 3 windows each. Central projecting porch with round arched entrance and angle turrets with balcony above. Projecting canted bays to side bays with balustraded balconies. Band of arcading above 1st floor cornice with terracotta ornament. Balustraded parapet.

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