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274-298, Lowerhouse Lane

A Grade II Listed Building in Burnley, Lancashire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.7906 / 53°47'26"N

Longitude: -2.2926 / 2°17'33"W

OS Eastings: 380823

OS Northings: 432738

OS Grid: SD808327

Mapcode National: GBR DSFL.GX

Mapcode Global: WH96R.RZHF

Entry Name: 274-298, Lowerhouse Lane

Listing Date: 29 September 1977

Last Amended: 19 November 1997

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1244879

English Heritage Legacy ID: 467102

Location: Burnley, Lancashire, BB12

County: Lancashire

District: Burnley

Town: Burnley

Electoral Ward/Division: Rosegrove with Lowerhouse

Built-Up Area: Burnley

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Burnley West All Saints St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text


BURNLEY

SD8032NE LOWERHOUSE LANE, Lowerhouse
906-1/11/225 (South side)
29/09/77 Nos.274-298 (Even)
(Formerly Listed as:
LOWERHOUSE LANE
Nos.274-302 (Even))

GV II

Row of 13 cottages. c1820-30. For Dugdale's Lowerhouse mill;
altered. Coursed squared sandstone (Nos 276, 286 and 298
rendered, No.294 painted) stone slate roofs (except Nos 274-8
and No.282 which have composition tiles and No.280 which has
Welsh slate) with brick chimneys mostly rendered. A long
double-depth range on an obtusely-angled plan following the
line of the road, canted back from No.288 which has a convex
curved front; each cottage single-fronted.
2 low storeys, one 1st-floor window each except Nos 284 and
298 which have 2; with a continuous square-cut gutter cornice
sloping downwards slightly from left to right; doorways to the
left, mostly with monolith jambs and lintels which are plain
except for small stopped chamfer, but some chisel-dressed, and
all with recessed altered doors. Vertical-rectangular windows
with raised sills and run-out rectangular lintels, all with
altered glazing (and that at ground floor of No. 290 enlarged
and furnished with a C20 small-paned bow). Lateral "3-pot"
ridge chimneys variously altered but mostly with water-tabling
and cornices.
INTERIORS not inspected.
Forms group with Nos 304-8 to the right (qv), and with Nos
295-317 (qv) on the opposite side of the road.

Listing NGR: SD8082332738

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

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