237-243 Ashworth Lane
- 17 Oct 2000
- 237-243 Ashworth Lane, Bolton, Greater Manchester, BL1 8RS
- Photograph (Digital)
This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
SD7212SW ASHWORTH LANE 797-1/6/5 (North side) 26/04/74 Nos.237-243 (Odd)
Terrace of 4 houses. c1840. Squared and watershot coursed stone (part painted) with hipped slate roof and brick chimneys. EXTERIOR AND PLAN: 2 storeys, 4-window range comprising 4 single unit, double pile plan dwellings. Doorways in plain painted stone architraves, and windows renewed in original openings with wedge lintels. Moulded stone brackets to gutters (not overhanging). Three ridge chimneys. INTERIOR: not inspected. The terrace forms part of the model factory community established by the Ashworth family of New Eagley Mill between 1835 and 1855 (Ashworth Lane, Eleanor Street, Hugh Lupus Street, qv). (Boyson R: The Ashworth Cotton Enterprise: Oxford: 1970-; Smalley PJ: A Study of Model Villages (Manchester Polytechnic dissertation): 1983-).
Listing NGR: SD7212812188
© Mr David H Swain. Source: Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
Photographer: Swain, David H
Rights Holder: Swain, David H
Slate, Stone, Georgian Workers Village, Victorian Domestic, Village, Settlement, Model Settlement, Terrace, Multiple Dwelling, Dwelling, Terraced House, Monument <By Form>, House