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Richmond Hill Street Works (Top Shop) - South Block Only, Accrington

Description: Richmond Hill Street Works (Top Shop) - South Block Only

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 March 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 183826

OS Grid Reference: SD7549928167
OS Grid Coordinates: 375499, 428167
Latitude/Longitude: 53.7493, -2.3730

Location: Richmond Hill Street, Accrington, Lancashire BB5 0SN

Locality: Accrington
Local Authority: Hyndburn Borough Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: BB5 0SN

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Listing Text

SD 72 NE
Richmond Hill Street Works
5/29 (Top Shop) - south block only
- II

Engineering workshop, 1888, originally for Howard and Bullough
(Globe Works), manufacturers of textile machinery. Rock-faced stone
with ashlar dressings. Rectangular plan 13 x 4 bays. Four storeys;
quoins, 1st floor sill string, prominent moulded cornice; ground floor
has round-headed openings with ashlar voussoirs and keystones (some
altered), the 3 upper floors have segmental-headed windows with keystones.
Glazing entirely altered.

Listing NGR: SD7549928167

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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