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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
Entry Name: Nelson House
Listing Date: 26 April 1974
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1388184
English Heritage Legacy ID: 476182
Location: Bolton, BL1
Electoral Ward/Division: Great Lever
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
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
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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