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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: 1201612



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

County: Lancashire

District: West Lancashire

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Up Holland

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 25-Jun-1973

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 389082

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SD5005 TOWER HILL ROAD 783-1/6/83 (West side) 25/06/73 Blackledge House


House. Early to mid C19 (said to have datestone 1847). Coursed squared sandstone with quoins, slate roof. Rectangular double-depth double-fronted plan, plus service wing attached to rear left corner. 2 storeys and 3 windows, symmetrical; central round-headed doorway with imposts, keystone, panelled door and fanlight with radiating glazing bars, protected by early C20 wooden and glazed porch; 12-pane unhorned sashed windows with raised sills and wedge lintels; prominent moulded gutter cornice. Gable chimneys and ridge chimney offset left. Left gable wall has 2 similar windows except 1st floor rear which is blind with painted glazing bars, and small porch to rear. Rear: windows with small-pane glazing (probably altered). Service wing in 2 portions, the first 2 low storeys and one window, stone at the front and brick at the rear; the second single-storey, all stone.

Listing NGR: SD5173105052

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National Grid Reference: SD 51731 05052


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