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Canal Warehouse, Church

Description: Canal Warehouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 September 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 183850

OS Grid Reference: SD7426028551
OS Grid Coordinates: 374260, 428551
Latitude/Longitude: 53.7527, -2.3918

Location: 47 Blackburn Road, Great Harwood, Accrington, Lancashire BB5 5JH

Locality: Church
Local Authority: Hyndburn Borough Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: BB5 5JH

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Listing Text

SD 72 NW
4/47 Nos. 49 to 53 (odd nos. only)
13.9.1976 (Canal Warehouse)

Canal warehouse on Leeds-Liverpool canal, 1836. Watershot coursed
sandstone front and side (rubble at rear), slate roof. L-shaped plan,
4 storeys; to road, 2 gables with short linking range which contains
a giant arch with rusticated voussoirs and a 2nd floor window, and each
side of this 2 windows on each floor. Block on right continues as long
wing to rear, with round-arched openings at ground floor (now windows),
3 windows on each of 2 floors above, and 3-tiered round-arched loading
doors in side and gable walls of end bay. History: built by
Hargreaves Brothers (calico printers etc.,) of Broad Oak, Accrington.

Listing NGR: SD7478130467

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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