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245,247 and 249, Ashworth Lane

A Grade II Listed Building in Astley Bridge, Bolton

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Latitude: 53.6055 / 53°36'19"N

Longitude: -2.4222 / 2°25'19"W

OS Eastings: 372161

OS Northings: 412192

OS Grid: SD721121

Mapcode National: GBR CVJR.D7

Mapcode Global: WH97N.RMSS

Plus Code: 9C5VJH4H+64

Entry Name: 245,247 and 249, Ashworth Lane

Listing Date: 26 April 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1387864

English Heritage Legacy ID: 475856

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


797-1/6/6 (North side)
26/04/74 Nos.245, 247 AND 249


Terrace of 3 houses including a shop. c1840. Squared and
watershot coursed stone with hipped slate roof.
EXTERIOR AND PLAN 2 storeys, 3-window range comprising 3
single unit, double pile plan houses, the ground floor of
No.245 a shop. Doorways in moulded stone architraves, and
No.249 now has top-hung casements (with leading of c1930 in
windows of central house) with wedge lintels. Shop window to
No.245 in moulded wood architrave. Two 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 and Hugh Lupus
Street, qv) It forms a single build with No.2 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: SD7216112192

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

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