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Former Entrance Lodge to Queens Park

A Grade II Listed Building in Halliwell, Bolton

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Latitude: 53.5775 / 53°34'38"N

Longitude: -2.4448 / 2°26'41"W

OS Eastings: 370642

OS Northings: 409078

OS Grid: SD706090

Mapcode National: GBR CWC2.H9

Mapcode Global: WH97V.FB0S

Entry Name: Former Entrance Lodge to Queens Park

Listing Date: 30 April 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1388239

English Heritage Legacy ID: 476237

Location: Bolton, BL1

County: Bolton

Electoral Ward/Division: Halliwell

Built-Up Area: Bolton

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: West Bolton

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Listing Text


797-1/15/182 Former entrance lodge to Queen's


Entrance lodge to park, now disused. c1866. Coursed and
squared stone with slate roof.
EXTERIOR AND PLAN: 2 storeys, L-plan, with entrance up steps
in angle of the two wings. Hipped entrance porch on braced
timber posts. Single light window in inner face of advanced
right-hand wing, with 2-light mullioned window in half-hipped
dormer over. Roofed squared bay window with 3-mullioned lights
and 2-light mullioned window above in half-hipped gable
return. Mullioned windows of 3 and 2 lights each floor to the
left of the doorway, the upper window beneath a half-hipped
dormer. Similar treatment to gabled return, with roofed canted
bay window to ground floor.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
HISTORY: Queen's Park was laid out in 1866 by William
Henderson of Birkenhead, and it may be assumed that the lodge
was built at about this time.
(BOE: Pevsner N: South Lancashire: Harmondsworth: 1969-).

Listing NGR: SD7064209078

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