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Dexter Paints with Attached Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Burnley, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.7885 / 53°47'18"N

Longitude: -2.2521 / 2°15'7"W

OS Eastings: 383486

OS Northings: 432496

OS Grid: SD834324

Mapcode National: GBR DSQM.6N

Mapcode Global: WHB83.C1SG

Plus Code: 9C5VQPQX+C5

Entry Name: Dexter Paints with Attached Railings

Listing Date: 29 September 1977

Last Amended: 19 November 1997

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1313386

English Heritage Legacy ID: 467236

Location: Burnley, Lancashire, BB11

County: Lancashire

Electoral Ward/Division: Trinity

Built-Up Area: Burnley

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Burnley (Habergham Eaves) St Matthew the Apostle

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text


906-1/18/150 (East side)
29/09/77 Dexter Paints with attached railings
(Formerly Listed as:
Sandygate School (Burnley Nursery
Training Centre))


Formerly known as: Habergham Eaves School TRAFALGAR STREET.
Parish school, now paint warehouse. Dated 1840 on centre
gable; altered. Coursed squared sandstone, the main range now
rendered and painted; slate roof. Tudor style. E-plan formed
by long main range with projecting gabled porch and gabled
Single storey except left (north) wing which is 2 storeys,
1:3:1:3:1 windows. The porch has a large mullioned window of 3
Tudor-arched lights with a hood-mould, and above this a large
stone plaque inscribed "HABARGHAM EAVES / PAROCHIAL SCHOOL /
Erected / A.D.1840", and in the left side wall a Tudor-arched
doorway. The main ranges to left and right each have 3 tall
2-light mullioned windows. The gables of both wings have
windows like that of the porch; the 2-storey left wing has a
2-light window at 1st floor, with a chamfered sillband carried
round to the 4-window left return (to Sandygate) which has
square-headed mullioned windows of 3 lights at ground floor
and 2 lights above, all with chamfered surrounds and those at
ground floor with a sillband and a dripband; the right-hand
return of the right wing has two 2-light flush windows. Rear
INTERIOR not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: front areas each side of porch enclosed
by tall spear-headed bar railings on stone plinths, with
gateways at outer ends (right-hand gate missing).

Listing NGR: SD8348632496

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

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