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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.


List entry Number: 1072756



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

County: Lancashire

District: Hyndburn

District Type: District Authority


National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 10-Nov-1975

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 183818

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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

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National Grid Reference: SD 76541 27898


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