6-9 Hill Top
- 17 Oct 2000
- 6-9 Hill Top, Bolton, Greater Manchester, BL1 8BQ
- Photograph (Digital)
This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
SD7011SE HILL TOP 797-1/10/129 Nos.6-9 (Consecutive) 26/04/74
Row of 4 houses, comprising a terrace of 3, with a further cottage a later addition. Original building probably early C18, with later C18 addition. Coursed and squared red sandstone with stone flagged roof, the added cottage (No.6) built of a different stone. EXTERIOR AND PLAN: Nos 7 to 9 comprise the original building: 2 storey, 3-window range, with 3-light unchamfered mullioned windows to first floor, mullioned windows of 2 and 3 lights, and an inserted bow window to ground floor. Paired doors to Nos 7 to 9 with baffle entrance towards the left. Doorways all in stressed architraves the entablatures of which form simple porches. Small lean-to extension to No.9. No.6 is also 2 storey and a single unit plan, with 2-light casement window on each floor to the left of doorway in gabled porch. INTERIOR: No.9 retains the chamfered bressumer and heck post of an early fireplace; internal doors, staircase and wall panelling in 2 rooms believed to be by William and Dora Toothill (probably working in the early C20), in a very rich neo-Renaissance style.
Listing NGR: SD7058211237
© 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
Sandstone, Stone, Stuart Terrace, Georgian Domestic, Multiple Dwelling, Dwelling, Terraced House, Monument <By Form>, House