WAREHOUSE OCCUPIED BY READERS SCRAP METAL MERCHANTS

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1022629
Date first listed:
29-Sep-1977
Date of most recent amendment:
19-Nov-1997
Statutory Address:
WAREHOUSE OCCUPIED BY READERS SCRAP METAL MERCHANTS, BLACKBURN STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
WAREHOUSE OCCUPIED BY READERS SCRAP METAL MERCHANTS, BLACKBURN STREET

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:
Lancashire
District:
Burnley (District Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SD 83799 32761

Details

SD 8332 NE, 906-1/15/22

BURNLEY, BLACKBURN STREET (north side), Warehouse occupied by Readers Scrap Metal Merchants

(Formerly Listed as: BLACKBURN STREET, Warehouse occupied by Wallace Reader & Son; Previously known as: Cuckoo Mill BLACKBURN STREET)

29/09/77

II

Small cotton spinning mill, now scrap metal warehouse. Probably c1833. For John Hargreaves; altered. Coursed squared sandstone, slate roof. Rectangular plan on east bank of River Calder. Three storeys over a semi-basement, 1:4 windows; to the left, 4-staged loading doors with C20 surrounds; to the right, tiered doorways to the basement and the raised ground floor, both with plain surrounds and the intermediate lintel with a chamfered soffit; three windows at basement and ground-floor levels and four on each floor above, the topmost now boarded, all with plain sills and heads. Two tie-plates. Attached to the west gable wall (overlooking the river) is a small 2-storey gabled engine house, raised on iron columns. The east gable wall incorporates stone slates of the gable end of a former row of weavers cottages known as Club Houses, and above this are four windows to the top floor and one in the gable above. INTERIOR not inspected.







Listing NGR: SD8379932761

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
467000
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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Date: 10 Nov 2002
Reference: IOE01/04247/27
Rights: Copyright IoE Ms Pamela Jackson. Source Historic England Archive
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