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Tennis Club House

A Grade II Listed Building in Astley Bridge, Bolton

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Latitude: 53.6049 / 53°36'17"N

Longitude: -2.422 / 2°25'19"W

OS Eastings: 372170

OS Northings: 412125

OS Grid: SD721121

Mapcode National: GBR CVJR.FG

Mapcode Global: WH97N.RNV7

Plus Code: 9C5VJH3H+X5

Entry Name: Tennis Club House

Listing Date: 26 April 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1387871

English Heritage Legacy ID: 475863

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


797-1/6/10 (South side (off))
26/04/74 Tennis Club House


Tennis club house. 1923, extended 1935. Mock timbering with
slate roof.
EXTERIOR: single storey, 3 bays with central entrance in
pedimented gable, flanked by paired 3-light casement windows.
Part glazed door with entablature carried on wrought-iron
brackets. Cupola with weather vane surmounts the centre of the
INTERIOR: not inspected.
The club house was built as an amenity for the model village
of Bank Top, established and owned by the Ashworth Family to
serve their New Eagley Mills.
(Smalley PJ: A Study of Model Villages (Manchester
Polytechnic dissertation): 1983-; Boyson R: The Ashworth
Cotton Enterprise: Oxford: 1970-).

Listing NGR: SD7217012125

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

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