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Tennis Club House

A Grade II Listed Building in Astley Bridge, Bolton

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Coordinates

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: Astley Bridge, Bolton, BL1

County: Bolton

Electoral Ward/Division: Astley Bridge

Parish: Non Civil Parish

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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Description



BOLTON

SD7212SW ASHWORTH LANE
797-1/6/10 (South side (off))
26/04/74 Tennis Club House

GV II

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
roof.
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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