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79 and 80, Barrow Bridge Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Smithills, Bolton

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Latitude: 53.602 / 53°36'7"N

Longitude: -2.4753 / 2°28'30"W

OS Eastings: 368646

OS Northings: 411814

OS Grid: SD686118

Mapcode National: GBR CV4S.XJ

Mapcode Global: WH97M.YQGJ

Plus Code: 9C5VJG2F+QV

Entry Name: 79 and 80, Barrow Bridge Road

Listing Date: 29 January 1974

Last Amended: 30 April 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1387892

English Heritage Legacy ID: 475885

Location: Smithills, Bolton, BL1

County: Bolton

Electoral Ward/Division: Smithills

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Halliwell St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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797-1/7/20 (North side)
29/01/74 Nos.79 AND 80
(Formerly Listed as:
Nos.76-80 (Consecutive))


Pair of houses. c1831 altered. Coursed and squared stone with
hipped slate roofs.
EXTERIOR AND PLAN: 2 storeys, 6-window range comprising pair
of 2-unit dwellings. Doorway to No.79 to right, inserted or
renewed, with side-lights to door. No.80 has side entrance in
added porch, built in angle of rear wing, itself also probably
added against an earlier wing. Windows throughout have painted
wedge lintels, some 12-pane sashes surviving in No.79, the
rest renewed. One chimney to rear of ridge, and one at each
INTERIOR: not inspected.
The houses form part of the model village of Barrow Bridge,
established in 1831 by Robert Gardner to serve the nearby Dean
Mills, which he also built.

Listing NGR: SD6864611814

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