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Latitude: 53.5939 / 53°35'38"N
Longitude: -2.2965 / 2°17'47"W
OS Eastings: 380472
OS Northings: 410856
OS Grid: SD804108
Mapcode National: GBR DVDW.MD
Mapcode Global: WH97Q.PXMQ
Entry Name: Union Buildings
Listing Date: 26 March 1975
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1318009
English Heritage Legacy ID: 210744
Location: Bury, BL9
Electoral Ward/Division: East
Built-Up Area: Bury
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester
Church of England Parish: Bury St Mary the Virgin
Church of England Diocese: Manchester
SD 8010 NW,
No 1 (Union Buildings)
Dated 1874. Neo-medieval. Red brick with stone dressings and mock timbering with plastered infill (especially to top stages). Corner site. Irregular.
Four storeys. Gable front of three bays and 5-bay left-hand return front. Windows generally have straight heads on ground floor, obtusely pointed heads (and ornamental sill-grilles) on first floor, pointed heads and drip moulds on second floor and multiple mullioned lights on top floor (together with small 4-light roundels). Central window on first floor is rectangular oriel, as are two windows on second and third floors of return front, which has elaborate carving over bi-partite entry, incorporating dated coat of arms, surmounted by roundel on first floor under gabled canopy of pierced bargeboards on corbels. Circular corner chimney rising from foliate capital on shaft running towards ground. Steep tiled roof.
Listing NGR: SD8047210856
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