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Nelson House

A Grade II Listed Building in Great Lever, Bolton

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Latitude: 53.5776 / 53°34'39"N

Longitude: -2.4264 / 2°25'35"W

OS Eastings: 371860

OS Northings: 409082

OS Grid: SD718090

Mapcode National: GBR CWH2.G8

Mapcode Global: WH97V.PBRP

Plus Code: 9C5VHHHF+2C

Entry Name: Nelson House

Listing Date: 26 April 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1388184

English Heritage Legacy ID: 476182

Location: Great Lever, Bolton, BL1

County: Bolton

Electoral Ward/Division: Great Lever

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Bolton

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Bolton-le-Moors St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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This List entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 12/06/2017

SD 7109 SE,

NELSON SQUARE (South side)
No.28, Nelson House

(Formerly listed as: Prudential Building)




Office building. Dated 1889. By Alfred Waterhouse for
Prudential Assurance Company. Brick and terracotta with slate
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys, including high ground storey with
inserted mezzanine floor. 3-window range to Bradshawgate,
oriel turret across angle, and 2 window return to Nelson
Square. Ground floor openings to Bradshawgate, including
central entrance, renewed in original openings with drop ended
hoodmoulds. Nelson Square entrance renewed.
Full-height canted oriel window forms angle turret with
terracotta panels below mullioned and transomed first-floor
windows. Oriel window over entrance in Bradshawgate elevation.
All first-floor windows are mullioned and transomed, with
arched upper lights. Arched lights to mullioned windows of
second storey, with blind arcading forming frieze below them.
Arched lights in upper level of turret, and coped gable over
right-hand windows in Nelson Square elevation. End wall
INTERIOR: not inspected.

Listing NGR: SD7186009082

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