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237-243, Ashworth Lane

A Grade II Listed Building in Astley Bridge, Bolton

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Latitude: 53.6055 / 53°36'19"N

Longitude: -2.4227 / 2°25'21"W

OS Eastings: 372128

OS Northings: 412188

OS Grid: SD721121

Mapcode National: GBR CVJR.98

Mapcode Global: WH97N.RMJT

Plus Code: 9C5VJH4G+6W

Entry Name: 237-243, Ashworth Lane

Listing Date: 26 April 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1387863

English Heritage Legacy ID: 475855

Location: Bolton, BL1

County: Bolton

Electoral Ward/Division: Astley Bridge

Built-Up Area: Bolton

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Astley Bridge St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Listing Text


797-1/6/5 (North side)
26/04/74 Nos.237-243 (Odd)


Terrace of 4 houses. c1840. Squared and watershot coursed
stone (part painted) with hipped slate roof and brick
EXTERIOR AND PLAN: 2 storeys, 4-window range comprising 4
single unit, double pile plan dwellings. Doorways in plain
painted stone architraves, and windows renewed in original
openings with wedge lintels. Moulded stone brackets to gutters
(not overhanging). Three ridge chimneys.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
The terrace forms part of the model factory community
established by the Ashworth family of New Eagley Mill between
1835 and 1855 (Ashworth Lane, Eleanor Street, Hugh Lupus
Street, qv).
(Boyson R: The Ashworth Cotton Enterprise: Oxford: 1970-;
Smalley PJ: A Study of Model Villages (Manchester Polytechnic
dissertation): 1983-).

Listing NGR: SD7212812188

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

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