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The Mews Number 2: the Mansion

A Grade II Listed Building in Smithills, Bolton

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Latitude: 53.5828 / 53°34'58"N

Longitude: -2.4562 / 2°27'22"W

OS Eastings: 369892

OS Northings: 409677

OS Grid: SD698096

Mapcode National: GBR CW90.1D

Mapcode Global: WH97V.76MP

Plus Code: 9C5VHGMV+4G

Entry Name: The Mews Number 2: the Mansion

Listing Date: 26 April 1974

Last Amended: 30 April 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1388181

English Heritage Legacy ID: 476179

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: Halliwell St Margaret

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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797-1/3/156 (West side)
26/04/74 The Mews No.2: The Mansion
(Formerly Listed as:
Halliwell Lodge Hotel)


Includes: The Mews No.2: The Mansion LINCOLN ROAD.
Mansion, now in use as hotel. c1830. Ashlar.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys, asymmetrical plan comprising 3 main
parallel ranges, with central gabled wing on entrance front,
and single storey porch in angle of wing. The entrance front
has central gable has 4-light mullioned and transomed window
to ground floor, with foiled lights and stained glass. 3-light
mullioned and transomed oriel window above. 2-light wood
mullioned window with Gothic arched lights and margin lights
over the porch. Gothic arched entrance to porch with traceried
overlight with stained glass. Brass plates either side of
doorway record its former name, 'The Halliwell Lodge Hotel'.
Arched lights with margin lights to mullioned and transomed
window to left of central gable.
The garden front has 2 principal gables, with 2 further gables
beyond possibly a later phase. Wide gabled return of entrance
front has canted bay window to ground floor with embattled
parapet and 3-light mullioned and transomed sash window above.
Cusped bargeboards. Gable beyond has paired sash windows to
ground floor and oriel window above. Further gables beyond
with single storey service buildings etc at ground floor.
Eastern return elevation comprises 3 stepped gables, with
shallow rectangular bay window in wide gable of entrance
range, and storey porch in angle with rear range.
The 2 rear ranges are possibly a slightly later phase and have
simpler detailing. Various axial stacks, some octagonal.
INTERIOR: retains polychrome tiled floor in entrance hall, and
original staircase with cusped cast-iron rails.

Listing NGR: SD6989209677

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