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Latitude: 53.6052 / 53°36'18"N
Longitude: -2.4228 / 2°25'22"W
OS Eastings: 372118
OS Northings: 412153
OS Grid: SD721121
Mapcode National: GBR CVJR.8C
Mapcode Global: WH97N.RNG1
Plus Code: 9C5VJH4G+3V
Entry Name: Bank Top United Reformed Church
Listing Date: 26 April 1974
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1387869
English Heritage Legacy ID: 475861
Location: Bolton, BL1
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
SD7212SW ASHWORTH LANE
797-1/6/9 (South side)
26/04/74 Bank Top United Reform Church
Reputedly built as a row of 6 cottages, then used as a school,
converted to a chapel 1926. c1840. Squared and watershot
coursed stone with slate roof.
EXTERIOR: gable faces street with central entrance and
flanking windows renewed in original openings with plain stone
lintels. Five window return elevation to east, the windows
renewed in original openings with plain stone architraves.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
The building forms part of the model factory community
established by the Ashworth family of New Eagley Mill between
1835 and 1845.
(Smalley PJ: A Study of Model Villages (Manchester
Polytechnic dissertation): 1983-).
Listing NGR: SD7211812153
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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