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Boundary Wall to Manchester Road Canal Wharf

A Grade II Listed Building in Burnley, Lancashire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.7866 / 53°47'11"N

Longitude: -2.2459 / 2°14'45"W

OS Eastings: 383898

OS Northings: 432277

OS Grid: SD838322

Mapcode National: GBR DSRN.KC

Mapcode Global: WHB83.G2RZ

Entry Name: Boundary Wall to Manchester Road Canal Wharf

Listing Date: 9 January 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1244899

English Heritage Legacy ID: 467122

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
906-1/19/87 (West side)
09/01/92 Boundary wall to Manchester Road
Canal Wharf

GV II

Boundary wall and gate piers to canal wharf. Probably c1800;
altered. Rock-faced sandstone rubble in sloping courses with
rounded coping and monolith gate piers. Approximately 15m
long, both ends curved back towards the entrances to the yard,
with a pair of gate piers at the right-hand (north) end.
Approximately 2m high. Massive square gate piers, each with a
chamfered plinth, plain cornice and unusual deeply-undercut
cap.
Forms part of important group at this wharf, including Nos 85
& 85A (the Wharfmaster's House and Toll Office, qv), the 3
warehouses (south, centre and north, qv) and the stable block
on the north side of the yard (qv).

Listing NGR: SD8389832276

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

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