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North Warehouse to Rear of Wharf Masters House at Manchester Road Canal Wharf

A Grade II Listed Building in Burnley, Lancashire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.787 / 53°47'13"N

Longitude: -2.2468 / 2°14'48"W

OS Eastings: 383835

OS Northings: 432323

OS Grid: SD838323

Mapcode National: GBR DSRN.C6

Mapcode Global: WHB83.G29N

Entry Name: North Warehouse to Rear of Wharf Masters House at Manchester Road Canal Wharf

Listing Date: 16 August 1977

Last Amended: 19 November 1997

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1244893

English Heritage Legacy ID: 467116

Location: Burnley, Lancashire, BB11

County: Lancashire

District: Burnley

Town: Burnley

Electoral Ward/Division: Trinity

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
906-1/19/92 (West side)
16/08/77 North warehouse to rear of Wharf
Master's House at Manchester Road
canal wharf
(Formerly Listed as:
MANCHESTER ROAD
3 warehouses to rear of No.85)

GV II

Canal warehouse, now store. 1841-4, the 2nd warehouse built on
this site; altered. Coursed squared sandstone with raised
rusticated quoins, slate roof. Rectangular 5-bay plan parallel
to canal. 4 storeys and 2 widely-spaced windows, symmetrical;
with a very prominent full-width canopy over the lower
2 floors carried on cantilevered cast-iron I-beams and short
cast-iron columns, a central 4-stage loading bay (now blocked
with C20 brick) with hoist-housing rising through the canopy;
and square windows (blocked). Rear has late C19 hipped canopy
and storeyed hoist housing, blocked windows.
INTERIOR not inspected.
Forms important element of group with Wharf Master's House &
Toll Office (qv), warehouse attached to this (qv), centre
warehouse (qv), stable block on east side of yard (qv) and
boundary wall and gateways to yard .


Listing NGR: SD8383532323

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

Description


BURNLEY

SD8332SE MANCHESTER ROAD
906-1/19/92 (West side)
16/08/77 North warehouse to rear of Wharf
Master's House at Manchester Road
canal wharf
(Formerly Listed as:
MANCHESTER ROAD
3 warehouses to rear of No.85)

GV II

Canal warehouse, now store. 1841-4, the 2nd warehouse built on
this site; altered. Coursed squared sandstone with raised
rusticated quoins, slate roof. Rectangular 5-bay plan parallel
to canal. 4 storeys and 2 widely-spaced windows, symmetrical;
with a very prominent full-width canopy over the lower
2 floors carried on cantilevered cast-iron I-beams and short
cast-iron columns, a central 4-stage loading bay (now blocked
with C20 brick) with hoist-housing rising through the canopy;
and square windows (blocked). Rear has late C19 hipped canopy
and storeyed hoist housing, blocked windows.
INTERIOR not inspected.
Forms important element of group with Wharf Master's House &
Toll Office (qv), warehouse attached to this (qv), centre
warehouse (qv), stable block on east side of yard (qv) and
boundary wall and gateways to yard .


Listing NGR: SD8383532323

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