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WALMSLEY UNITARIAN CHAPEL

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: WALMSLEY UNITARIAN CHAPEL

List entry Number: 1067305

Location

WALMSLEY UNITARIAN CHAPEL, BLACKBURN ROAD

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

County:

District: Bolton

District Type: Metropolitan Authority

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 27-Jan-1967

Date of most recent amendment: 19-Aug-1986

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 210539

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

SOUTH TURTON BLACKBURN ROAD SD 71 NW (west side) Dimple

1/59 Walmsley Unitarian Chapel (Formerly listed as 27.1.67 Walmsley Unitarian Church)

GV II

Chapel. 1713 with C19 additions. Water-shot masonry with stone slate roof and dressed stone additions. Rectangular building with C19 narthex under lean-to roof and rear wing. Narthex has central gable, 2 single-chamfered-mullioned windows of 2 lights and central window of 3 stepped lights over entrance with splayed reveals rounded angles and label mould. Gable is stone coped with kneelers, datestone and small bell turret with round-headed stone-louvred openings, corbelled cornice and cap with ball finial. Returns of 3 bays have 3-light double-chamfered-mullioned windows on 2 levels. Rear has round-headed window with 3 round-headed lights and C19 ornamental stained glass. Wing has large stack. Interior: Gallery on slender columns round 3 sides has fielded panels. Central open seating and closed pews to sides. Pulpit to rear wall.

Listing NGR: SD7041815539

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National Grid Reference: SD 70418 15539

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