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St Peters Jubilee Sunday School

A Grade II Listed Building in Smithills, Bolton

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.5923 / 53°35'32"N

Longitude: -2.4624 / 2°27'44"W

OS Eastings: 369493

OS Northings: 410735

OS Grid: SD694107

Mapcode National: GBR CV7W.PZ

Mapcode Global: WH97N.4YQY

Entry Name: St Peters Jubilee Sunday School

Listing Date: 26 April 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1387972

English Heritage Legacy ID: 475968

Location: Bolton, BL1

County: Bolton

Electoral Ward/Division: Smithills

Built-Up Area: Bolton

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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Listing Text


BOLTON

SD61SE CHURCH ROAD
797-1/1/67 (South side)
26/04/74 St Peter's Jubilee Sunday School

II

Sunday School. 1811, for Richard Ainsworth. Coursed and
squared stone with ashlar dressings and stone flagged roof.
EXTERIOR AND PLAN: 2 storeys, 9-window range forming an
asymmetrical composition, 5-2-2, with off-centre advanced
pedimented bay, and right-hand section originally the school
master's house with rusticated quoins, a band over the ground
floor openings and a moulded gutter cornice. Doorways to left
and adjacent to pedimented section, both with wrought-iron
fanlights. Wood mullioned and transomed windows with wedge
lintels. Inscription (now badly worn) in pediment which reads,
"..accession of his magesty KING GEORGE the IIId to the throne
of these realms.". A series of buttresses to the front wall
were possibly added shortly after construction. Short parallel
rear wing of brick and stone a later addition.
INTERIOR: apparently remodelled during the later C19, and the
roof over the first-floor hall, with timber arched braces and
raking struts, and wrought-iron braces and kingposts,
apparently of this period.

Listing NGR: SD6949310735

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