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59-63, Barrow Bridge Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Smithills, Bolton

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Latitude: 53.6009 / 53°36'3"N

Longitude: -2.4712 / 2°28'16"W

OS Eastings: 368916

OS Northings: 411690

OS Grid: SD689116

Mapcode National: GBR CV5S.SX

Mapcode Global: WH97N.0RJD

Plus Code: 9C5VJG2H+8G

Entry Name: 59-63, Barrow Bridge Road

Listing Date: 26 April 1974

Last Amended: 30 April 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1387887

English Heritage Legacy ID: 475880

Location: Smithills, Bolton, BL1

County: Bolton

Electoral Ward/Division: Smithills

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Bolton

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Heaton Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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797-1/7/15 (South side)
26/04/74 Nos.59-63 (Consecutive)
(Formerly Listed as:
Nos.59-64 (Consecutive))


Shown as No.64 on OS map.
Large house formerly incorporating a shop, and 6 cottages.
c1830, altered. Squared and watershot coursed stone with slate
EXTERIOR: No.59 is a large house of 2 storeys, 3-window range
with central entrance. 6 fielded panels to door, with fanlight
in moulded architrave. Flanking windows renewed, but possibly
originally multi-pane fixed lights. Upper windows also renewed
(originally sashes) in original openings with continuous sill
band. Paired brackets to eaves cornice which continues across
gable to form pediment. Full-height angle pilasters. Gable
Adjoining terrace is a lower 2-storey, 6-window range,
comprising 4 single unit, double pile planned houses, and one
2-unit plan. All have renewed doors and windows in original
openings with plain stone lintels. Moulded brackets to eaves.
Victorian pillar box in front wall of No.59.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
The houses form part of the model village of Barrow Bridge,
established in c1831 by Robert Gardner to serve his new Dean
Mills complex.

Listing NGR: SD6891611690

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