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14 and 16, Nicholas Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Burnley, Lancashire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.7876 / 53°47'15"N

Longitude: -2.2429 / 2°14'34"W

OS Eastings: 384091

OS Northings: 432396

OS Grid: SD840323

Mapcode National: GBR DSSM.6Z

Mapcode Global: WHB83.J244

Entry Name: 14 and 16, Nicholas Street

Listing Date: 29 September 1977

Last Amended: 19 November 1997

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1244989

English Heritage Legacy ID: 467150

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

SD8432SW NICHOLAS STREET
906-1/20/101 (East side)
29/09/77 Nos.14 AND 16
(Formerly Listed as:
NICHOLAS STREET
(East side)
No.12)

GV II

Building society offices, now Local Education Authority
offices. 1927. By G & S Keighley. For the Borough Building
Society; altered. Sandstone ashlar, the upper floors
punch-dressed (rear of Accrington brick and white glazed
brick), roof not visible but probably slate. One-and-a-half
depth (front offices with rear corridor and staircase).
3 storeys, 1:2:1 windows (the left portion infilling). The
2-window principal element has a moulded plinth, sillbands to
the upper floors, a modillioned cornice and a parapet with
pedimental cresting; 2 pairs of coupled sashed windows on each
floor, those at ground floor segmental-headed and with
polished granite colonnettes and a continuous cornice, and
those on the upper floors square-headed with roll-moulded
surrounds. To the right and slightly set-back is a narrow
single-window bay which has (inter alia) a segmental-headed
doorway at ground floor; to the left the infilled portion (of
coursed squared sandstone) has irregular fenestration window.
INTERIOR: some original panelling; staircase with geometrical
balusters; some stained glass.
Forms group with Nos 18 & 20 adjoining to the right (qv) and
with No.9 Grimshaw Street adjoining to the left (qv). Included
for group value.


Listing NGR: SD8409132396

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

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