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2-16, Eleanor Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Astley Bridge, Bolton

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Latitude: 53.6051 / 53°36'18"N

Longitude: -2.4226 / 2°25'21"W

OS Eastings: 372135

OS Northings: 412139

OS Grid: SD721121

Mapcode National: GBR CVJR.9D

Mapcode Global: WH97N.RNL4

Plus Code: 9C5VJH4G+2X

Entry Name: 2-16, Eleanor Street

Listing Date: 26 April 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1388033

English Heritage Legacy ID: 476031

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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797-1/6/84 (West side)
26/04/74 Nos.2-16 (Even)


Terrace of 8 houses. c1830-40. Coursed and squared stone with
hipped slate roof.
EXTERIOR AND PLAN: 2 storeys, 8-window range with advanced and
pedimented central section (3-2-3), comprising 8 single unit,
double pile plan dwellings. Round arched windows in pediment,
the rest have flat arched painted stone heads, the original
4-pane sashes largely renewed. Plain architraves to doorways.
End wall stacks.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
The terrace forms part of a model factory community
established by the Ashworth family of New Eagley Mill between
1835 and 1855 (see Ashworth Lane and Hugh Lupus Street, qv).
The terrace was originally built as a row of back-to back
dwellings, but was converted c1900.
(Smalley PJ: A Study of Model Villages (Manchester
Polytechnic dissertation): 1983-; Boyson R: The Ashworth
Cotton Enterprise: Oxford: 1970-).

Listing NGR: SD7213512139

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