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Latitude: 53.7841 / 53°47'2"N
Longitude: -2.2316 / 2°13'53"W
OS Eastings: 384838
OS Northings: 432003
OS Grid: SD848320
Mapcode National: GBR DSVP.N7
Mapcode Global: WHB83.P4KV
Plus Code: 9C5VQQM9+M9
Entry Name: 71, Todmorden Road
Listing Date: 29 September 1977
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1247284
English Heritage Legacy ID: 467219
Location: Burnley, Lancashire, BB11
Electoral Ward/Division: Rosehill with Burnley Wood
Built-Up Area: Burnley
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire
Church of England Parish: Burnley St Stephen
Church of England Diocese: Blackburn
This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 20/02/2015
BURNLEY, Burnley Wood,
TODMORDEN ROAD (West side),
(Formerly listed as Burnley Curriculum Development Centre)
Villa, later education centre. Early to mid C19; altered.
Chisel-dressed squared sandstone, slate roofs on 2 levels.
L-plan formed by a double-depth double-fronted main block with
a double-pile service wing attached at the rear right-hand
The main range is 2 storeys and 3 windows, symmetrical, with a
plinth, raised quoins, moulded gutter cornice and coped
gables; the central doorway has an architrave of engaged
Tuscan columns with a plain frieze and moulded cornice, and a
panelled door with overlight; the windows are 4-pane unhorned
sashes with plain surrounds. Gable chimneys. The right-hand
gable wall has a tall round-headed stair window with
Y-tracery. The set-back service wing, 2 lower storeys with a
2-window front, has a doorway to the left with plain surround,
panelled door and overlight with diagonal glazing bars, a
12-pane sashed window above this, a small window to the right
of the door and one blind window on each floor to the right;
its right-hand return side has 2 gables and 4 windows. The
rear of the main range has (inter alia) an unusual parapet
with blind windows suggesting an attic storey.
INTERIOR: entrance hall and passage floored with encaustic
tiles in buff, brown, blue and white geometric patterns;
doglegged staircase with slender cast-iron balusters;
Forms a group with No.73 (qv) and No.75 (qv).
Listing NGR: SD8483832003
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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