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Ashton Canal Lock Keepers Cottage on South Side of Lock Number 7 of Ashton Canal

A Grade II Listed Building in Ancoats and Clayton, Manchester

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Latitude: 53.4857 / 53°29'8"N

Longitude: -2.1975 / 2°11'50"W

OS Eastings: 386994

OS Northings: 398790

OS Grid: SJ869987

Mapcode National: GBR DVF.TH

Mapcode Global: WHB9H.6NV5

Plus Code: 9C5VFRP3+72

Entry Name: Ashton Canal Lock Keepers Cottage on South Side of Lock Number 7 of Ashton Canal

Listing Date: 11 April 1991

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1283049

English Heritage Legacy ID: 387897

Location: Clayton and Openshaw, Manchester, M11

County: Manchester

Electoral Ward/Division: Ancoats and Clayton

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Manchester

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Clayton St Cross with St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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SJ89NE ASHTON CANAL, Beswick And Clayton
698-1/5/515 Lock-keeper's cottage on south side
11/04/91 of Lock No.7 of Ashton Canal


Lock-keeper's cottage. Dated 1865 on lintel of door. Brown
brick in stretcher bond, with a band of black and white brick,
painted sandstone dressings, and slate roof. Double-depth
double-fronted plan. Two storeys, a symmetrical 2-window
facade; central gabled porch with lintel dated "A.D. 1865" and
pitched roof with projected verges; transomed tripartite
casement windows at ground floor and 2-light casements at 1st
floor with brick sill-band carried round, all these windows
with raised sills and large rectangular lintels; roof with
overhanging eaves and verges, gable chimneys. Forms group with
Lock No.5 (q.v.), and with Bridge No.9 (Mill Street Bridge),

Listing NGR: SJ8699498790

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