OAK HILL PARK MANSION

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1072756
Date first listed:
10-Nov-1975
Statutory Address:
OAK HILL PARK MANSION, MANCHESTER ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
OAK HILL PARK MANSION, MANCHESTER ROAD

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

County:
Lancashire
District:
Hyndburn (District Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SD 76541 27898

Details

ACCRINGTON MANCHESTER ROAD SD 72 NE Oak Hill Park Mansion 5/21 10.11.1975 - II

Small mansion, 1815 for Thomas Hargreaves, extended c.1848. Ashlar, hipped slate roof. Double pile plan with service wings to rear, and 3-bay addition on left. Two storeys, in classical style; symmetrical 5-bay facade, the 3 centre bays breaking forward slightly and pedimented; dentilled cornice; open Doric porch, wide doorway with margin lights, fluted columns and frieze, segmental fanlight with radiating glazing bars; all windows sashed with glazing bars at 1st floor but now concealed at ground floor. Right return wall of 4 bays (continued as 2-bay service wing) has in 2nd bay a pillared porch with entablature, and above this a tall stairlight. Late C19 ornamental iron verandah at rear of service wings. Stepped back to the left the addition is of 2 higher storeys, has tall windows at ground floor (concealed) smaller sashed windows above; a dentilled cornice and a parapet concealing the roof. History: Hargreaves family of Broad Oak Printworks (estd. 1792) were principal manufacturers of Accrington.

Listing NGR: SD7654127898

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
183818
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: 22 Aug 2004
Reference: IOE01/13072/03
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Bruce Ough. Source Historic England Archive
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