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Former Lodge to Watermillock Gate House

A Grade II Listed Building in Crompton, Bolton

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Latitude: 53.5986 / 53°35'55"N

Longitude: -2.4255 / 2°25'31"W

OS Eastings: 371935

OS Northings: 411422

OS Grid: SD719114

Mapcode National: GBR CVHT.PQ

Mapcode Global: WH97N.QT53

Plus Code: 9C5VHHXF+CQ

Entry Name: Former Lodge to Watermillock Gate House

Listing Date: 4 August 1989

Last Amended: 30 April 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1388263

English Heritage Legacy ID: 476261

ID on this website: 101388263

Location: Astley Bridge, Bolton, Greater Manchester, BL1

County: Bolton

Electoral Ward/Division: Crompton

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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797-1/2/204 (West side)
04/08/89 No.139
Gate House
(Formerly Listed as:
Former Lodge to Watermillock)


Includes: Former lodge to Watermillock SEYMOUR ROAD.
Lodge to Watermillock, Crompton Way (qv). 1880. JJ Bradshaw
and John Gass, architects. Coursed tooled rubble with graded
green slate roof.
EXTERIOR AND PLAN: one-and-a-half storeys. T-plan with C20
extension to rear. Entrance loggia of 2 bays, with segmentally
arched arcade with low piers and rich foliate capitals and
spandrels; parapet with coping. Gabled dormer above, with
overhanging eaves and finial. To the right the storey curved
end bay of the wing, with 5-light dressed stone mullioned
windows with leaded panes to each floor; deeply overhanging
conical roof with finial.
Side elevation to Crompton Way with deep eaves broken by
gabled dormer to the left and massive external stack with 3
shaped shafts; single-light ground-floor windows to either
Left end with gabled 2-light dormer (with coved stone to
gable-wall); 2 and 3-light windows below.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
(Bolton Journal (Pictorial Bolton Series, CXLII): 1887-).

Listing NGR: SD7193511422

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