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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
Entry Name: Tennis Club House
Listing Date: 26 April 1974
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1387871
English Heritage Legacy ID: 475863
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
797-1/6/10 (South side (off))
26/04/74 Tennis Club House
Tennis club house. 1923, extended 1935. Mock timbering with
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
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