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72 and 74, Manchester Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Burnley, Lancashire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.7865 / 53°47'11"N

Longitude: -2.2455 / 2°14'43"W

OS Eastings: 383919

OS Northings: 432270

OS Grid: SD839322

Mapcode National: GBR DSRN.NC

Mapcode Global: WHB83.G3X0

Entry Name: 72 and 74, Manchester Road

Listing Date: 29 September 1977

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1244889

English Heritage Legacy ID: 467112

Location: Burnley, Lancashire, BB11

County: Lancashire

District: Burnley

Town: Burnley

Electoral Ward/Division: Daneshouse with Stoneyholme

Built-Up Area: Burnley

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Burnley St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text


BURNLEY

SD8332SE MANCHESTER ROAD
906-1/19/82 (East side)
29/09/77 Nos.72 AND 74

GV II

Two town houses, formerly part of a row; now offices.
c1830-45; altered. Chisel-dressed sandstone ashlar, slate
roof. Double-depth, each house single-fronted, with individual
back extensions.
2 storeys over cellars, 2+2 windows, with a moulded gutter
cornice; doorways to the right, with enriched architraves
including reeded jambs, geometrical patterned friezes, and
cornices on foliated consoles; windows with raised sills and
plain surrounds, those at No.74 sashed without glazing bars
and those at No.72 with C20 top-hung casements. Ridge chimney
stack at junction, double chimney stack at left gable and
single at right-hand gable, all corniced.
Rear: back extensions at basement and ground-floor levels;
round-headed stair-windows with small panes and intersecting
diagonal glazing bars in the heads.
INTERIOR not inspected.
Forms group with Nos 85 & 85A (Toll House, qv), and boundary
wall to canal warehouse yard (qv) on opposite side of road.

Listing NGR: SD8391932270

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

Description


BURNLEY

SD8332SE MANCHESTER ROAD
906-1/19/82 (East side)
29/09/77 Nos.72 AND 74

GV II

Two town houses, formerly part of a row; now offices.
c1830-45; altered. Chisel-dressed sandstone ashlar, slate
roof. Double-depth, each house single-fronted, with individual
back extensions.
2 storeys over cellars, 2+2 windows, with a moulded gutter
cornice; doorways to the right, with enriched architraves
including reeded jambs, geometrical patterned friezes, and
cornices on foliated consoles; windows with raised sills and
plain surrounds, those at No.74 sashed without glazing bars
and those at No.72 with C20 top-hung casements. Ridge chimney
stack at junction, double chimney stack at left gable and
single at right-hand gable, all corniced.
Rear: back extensions at basement and ground-floor levels;
round-headed stair-windows with small panes and intersecting
diagonal glazing bars in the heads.
INTERIOR not inspected.
Forms group with Nos 85 & 85A (Toll House, qv), and boundary
wall to canal warehouse yard (qv) on opposite side of road.

Listing NGR: SD8391932270

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