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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1244989
English Heritage Legacy ID: 467150
Location: Burnley, Lancashire, BB11
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
SD8432SW NICHOLAS STREET
906-1/20/101 (East side)
29/09/77 Nos.14 AND 16
(Formerly Listed as:
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
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