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WAREHOUSE OCCUPIED BY READERS SCRAP METAL MERCHANTS

List Entry Summary

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

Name: WAREHOUSE OCCUPIED BY READERS SCRAP METAL MERCHANTS

List entry Number: 1022629

Location

WAREHOUSE OCCUPIED BY READERS SCRAP METAL MERCHANTS, BLACKBURN STREET

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

County: Lancashire

District: Burnley

District Type: District Authority

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 29-Sep-1977

Date of most recent amendment: 19-Nov-1997

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 467000

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

BURNLEY

SD8332NE BLACKBURN STREET 906-1/15/22 (North side) 29/09/77 Warehouse occupied by Readers Scrap Metal Merchants (Formerly Listed as: BLACKBURN STREET Warehouse occupied by Wallace Reader & Son)

II

Formerly known as: Cuckoo Mill BLACKBURN STREET. 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. 3 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; 3 windows at basement and ground-floor levels and 4 on each floor above, the topmost now boarded, all with plain sills and heads. 2 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 4 windows to the top floor and one in the gable above. INTERIOR not inspected.







Listing NGR: SD8379932761

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National Grid Reference: SD 83799 32761

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