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Jamia Mosque Farooq-E-Azam with Attached Boundary Wall and Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Burnley, Lancashire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.8013 / 53°48'4"N

Longitude: -2.2375 / 2°14'15"W

OS Eastings: 384453

OS Northings: 433915

OS Grid: SD844339

Mapcode National: GBR DSTH.C2

Mapcode Global: WHB7X.LQQ6

Entry Name: Jamia Mosque Farooq-E-Azam with Attached Boundary Wall and Railings

Listing Date: 19 November 1997

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1244992

English Heritage Legacy ID: 467153

Location: Burnley, Lancashire, BB10

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 Andrew with St Margaret

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text


BURNLEY

SD83SW NORTH STREET
906-1/3/104 (East side)
Jamia Mosque Farooq-E-Azam, with
attached boundary wall and railings

GV II

Baptist Sunday and day school with attached boundary wall and
railings, now mosque. 1878, altered. Sandstone ashlar, slate
roofs. C17 Vernacular style.
PLAN: E-plan formed by a main hall-range fronting North Street
with receding wings at both ends and in the centre of the
rear, the left wing coupled with a porch at the left end of
the main range.
EXTERIOR: single-storey, 2:1:6:1 windows, the wings and porch
taller than the main range; with a chamfered plinth, swept and
moulded sillband. The hall-range has 2-light mullioned windows
with chamfered surrounds and mullions; to the left, the taller
gabled porch, breaking the eaves, has an altered doorway with
tall mullioned overlight, and the gable of the wing to its
left has 2 tall 2-light windows, these 3 openings linked by a
deep hood-mould stepped over them, with foliated terminal
stops. The gable of the right-hand wing has one tall 3-light
window in similar style. Each wing also has a small 2-light
window in the gable, and all 3 gables are steeply-pitched,
with stone copings. The left return of the left wing (to
Altham Street) has windows of 2, 1, 1 and 2 lights
symmetrically disposed either side of a side-wall chimney; the
right return of the right-hand wing has 2 large 3-light
windows with deep hood-moulds finished with foliated stops.
INTERIOR not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached to the right-hand corner is a
low wall with chamfered coping which carries cast-iron spear
railings and columnar standards with urn finials, and has a
gate at the left end in similar style but with an arched
top-rail. The wall and railings have an eastward return along
Angle Street, ramping up to meet a short section of higher
boundary wall at the junction with the boundary of Angle
Street Baptist Chapel (qv).
Forms a good group with the parent chapel, sharing a small
triangular plot with it.


Listing NGR: SD8445333915

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

Description


BURNLEY

SD83SW NORTH STREET
906-1/3/104 (East side)
Jamia Mosque Farooq-E-Azam, with
attached boundary wall and railings

GV II

Baptist Sunday and day school with attached boundary wall and
railings, now mosque. 1878, altered. Sandstone ashlar, slate
roofs. C17 Vernacular style.
PLAN: E-plan formed by a main hall-range fronting North Street
with receding wings at both ends and in the centre of the
rear, the left wing coupled with a porch at the left end of
the main range.
EXTERIOR: single-storey, 2:1:6:1 windows, the wings and porch
taller than the main range; with a chamfered plinth, swept and
moulded sillband. The hall-range has 2-light mullioned windows
with chamfered surrounds and mullions; to the left, the taller
gabled porch, breaking the eaves, has an altered doorway with
tall mullioned overlight, and the gable of the wing to its
left has 2 tall 2-light windows, these 3 openings linked by a
deep hood-mould stepped over them, with foliated terminal
stops. The gable of the right-hand wing has one tall 3-light
window in similar style. Each wing also has a small 2-light
window in the gable, and all 3 gables are steeply-pitched,
with stone copings. The left return of the left wing (to
Altham Street) has windows of 2, 1, 1 and 2 lights
symmetrically disposed either side of a side-wall chimney; the
right return of the right-hand wing has 2 large 3-light
windows with deep hood-moulds finished with foliated stops.
INTERIOR not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached to the right-hand corner is a
low wall with chamfered coping which carries cast-iron spear
railings and columnar standards with urn finials, and has a
gate at the left end in similar style but with an arched
top-rail. The wall and railings have an eastward return along
Angle Street, ramping up to meet a short section of higher
boundary wall at the junction with the boundary of Angle
Street Baptist Chapel (qv).
Forms a good group with the parent chapel, sharing a small
triangular plot with it.


Listing NGR: SD8445333915

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