Walmsley School to south of Unitarian Chapel


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Walmsley School to south of Unitarian Chapel, Blackburn Road


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Statutory Address:
Walmsley School to south of Unitarian Chapel, Blackburn Road

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

Bolton (Metropolitan Authority)
Non Civil Parish
National Grid Reference:
SD 70415 15515


This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 20/05/2020

SD 71 NW 1/60

SOUTH TURTON BLACKBURN ROAD (west side) Walmsley School to south of Unitarian Chapel


School. Datestone reads: "WALMSLEY/SCHOOL/AD 1851" with runic inscription beneath; extension of 1906. Rock-faced stone with slate roof. One storey, six bays, the end bay recessed and lower, with three-bay extension adjoining. Cornice and coped gables. Tudor-headed windows have label moulds and small-paned glazing with opening lights. Gabled porch with ball finial and Tudor-headed entrance with label mould and eight-panel door, plaque over. Segmental-headed entrance to sixth bay. Octagonal gable-end stacks and central louvre. Extension has large casement windows and is of no special interest. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: SD7041515515


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This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

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Date: 30 Sep 2007
Reference: IOE01/17000/20
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