The Cresent And Adjoining Garden Walls

27 Jun 2000
The Cresent And Adjoining Garden Walls, 11-19 Worsley Road, Swinton, Salford, Greater Manchester, M27 5WN
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The Cresent And Adjoining Garden Walls, 11-23 Worsley Road, Swinton, Salford, Greater Manchester, M27 5WN
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

WORSLEY WORSLEY ROAD SD 70 SE (south side) 2/68 Nos. 11, 13, 15, 17 and 19 The Crescent and adjoining garden walls (formerly listed 29/7/66 with Nos. 21 and 23) G.V. II

5 houses. 1760s. Rendered brick with graduated slate roof.

Row of houses each with 2 bays and 2 storeys. Each has an off-centre door, all C20 replacements, and 3 have later gabled porches. To either side of the door and on each floor the houses have 3-light multi-pane leaded casements under segmental arches. The leaded lights have been removed in No.

13 and the windows completely replaced by C20 casements in Nos. 11 and 15. Total of 6 rendered ridge chimney stacks.

Various small additions to rear. The front gardens are surrounded by hammer-dressed stone walls with round-topped copings which adjoin the houses. The group of houses is reported as having been built by the 3rd Duke of Bridgewater for his canal operatives and workers.

Listing NGR: SD7791201281


This is part of the Series: IOE01/0124 IOE Records taken by Bryan F Basketter; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr F. Bryan Basketter. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Basketter, F. Bryan

Rights Holder: Basketter, F. Bryan


Brick, Render, Slate, Georgian Canal Workers Cottage, Domestic, Transport Workers House, House, Dwelling, Row, Multiple Dwelling, Row House, Monument <By Form>

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