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


This is part of the Series: IOE01/1977 IOE Records taken by David H Swain; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr David H Swain. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Swain, David H

Rights Holder: Swain, David H


Sandstone, Stone, Stuart Terrace, Georgian Domestic, Multiple Dwelling, Dwelling, Terraced House, Monument <By Form>, House

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