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1-7, Playfair Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Astley Bridge, Bolton

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Latitude: 53.6124 / 53°36'44"N

Longitude: -2.4291 / 2°25'44"W

OS Eastings: 371711

OS Northings: 412962

OS Grid: SD717129

Mapcode National: GBR CVGN.XR

Mapcode Global: WH97N.NGJH

Plus Code: 9C5VJH6C+X9

Entry Name: 1-7, Playfair Street

Listing Date: 26 April 1974

Last Amended: 30 April 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1388224

English Heritage Legacy ID: 476222

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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797-1/5/174 (North side)
26/04/74 Nos.1-7 (Consecutive)
(Formerly Listed as:
Nos.1-11 (Consecutive))


Terrace of 7 houses. c1850-60. Random rubble with slate roofs,
and slate hung gable to No.7.
EXTERIOR AND PLAN: 2 storeys, 7-window range comprising No.7
single unit, double pile plan dwellings. Built in 2 phases,
stepped in height to accommodate to the sloping ground.
Windows renewed in original openings with wedge lintels, and
doors in plain architraves. End wall stacks. Integral stone
walls enclose yards to rear of terrace.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
The terrace forms part of the planned industrial community of
Eagley Bank, developed in association with the Chadwick's
Eagley Mills (Park Row and Playfair Street, qv).
(Smalley PJ: A Study of Model Villages (Manchester
Polytechnic dissertation): 1983-).

Listing NGR: SD7171112962

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