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11, 12 and 14, Firwood Fold

A Grade II Listed Building in Crompton, Bolton

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.5958 / 53°35'45"N

Longitude: -2.406 / 2°24'21"W

OS Eastings: 373223

OS Northings: 411106

OS Grid: SD732111

Mapcode National: GBR CVMV.WQ

Mapcode Global: WH97P.0WK7

Entry Name: 11, 12 and 14, Firwood Fold

Listing Date: 26 April 1974

Last Amended: 30 April 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1388039

English Heritage Legacy ID: 476037

Location: Bolton, BL2

County: Bolton

Electoral Ward/Division: Crompton

Built-Up Area: Bolton

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Tonge Moor St Augustine

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Listing Text


BOLTON

SD7311SW FIRWOOD FOLD
797-1/11/91 (North side)
26/04/74 Nos.11, 12 AND 14
(Formerly Listed as:
FIRWOOD FOLD
Nos.11-14 (Consecutive)
Iron railings to Nos 13 and 14)

GV II

4 houses, now 3 dwellings. Late C17 - early C18, built in 2
phases. Coursed and squared stone with slate roof. Nos 11 & 12
form a coherent pair, probably built as a pair of cottages in
the C18.
EXTERIOR AND PLAN: 2 storeys, each a single unit, double pile
plan with outer doorways with flat wedge lintels, and inner 20
pane sash windows in chamfered surrounds. 2-light casement
windows to first floor, renewed in original openings. Axial
stack.
No.14 incorporates the former No.13: left hand unit forms part
of the same build as Nos 11 & 12, with canted bay window to
ground floor, and 2-light window beneath gabled dormer with
glazed apex to first floor, and doorway to the right. Straight
joint to the right of this, marking extent of original
building, the former No.14: 4-light mullioned window to left,
and 2-light window inserted in former doorway against the
gable wall.
Gable wall appears to have been rebuilt, and is asymmetrical
with a short slope to the rear, and stack forward of ridge
line. End wall stacks to Nos 11 & 12. Cast-iron railings on
low plinth wall define small yard in front of No.14.
INTERIOR: not inspected.


Listing NGR: SD7322311106

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