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NORWAY HOUSE (FORMERLY CO OPERATIVE EMPORIUM)

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: NORWAY HOUSE (FORMERLY CO OPERATIVE EMPORIUM)

List entry Number: 1073411

Location

NORWAY HOUSE (FORMERLY CO OPERATIVE EMPORIUM), ALBERT ROAD

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

County: Lancashire

District: Pendle

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Colne

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 13-Jan-1983

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 186218

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

SD 84 SE COLNE ALBERT ROAD

7/78 and 11/78 Norway House (formerly Co-operative 13.1.83 Emporium)

- II

Co-operative stores. 1906. Stone. Slate roof. 3 storeys (Basement floor in western block). 8 bays. Ground floor has shop fronts under cornice with carved art nouveau corbels illustrating co-operative movement. First floor has wide windows with leaded lights in the heads, except for 4th bay where (over segmental- arched entrance to arcade) there is a 4-light mullion and transom window with wrought iron balcony railing. The 2nd floor windows are 3-light with transoms, but the 2nd, 4th and 7th bays are distinguished by arched heads. 2nd and 7th bay windows are Venetian. Mullions in pillar form. String continued over arch with keystone. Shaped parapet with steep gables over the emphasised bays. Dome on short colonnade stands over the junction with left return.

Listing NGR: SD8861140000

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National Grid Reference: SD 88611 40000

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