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Sparth House, Clayton-le-Moors

Description: Sparth House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 January 1981
English Heritage Building ID: 183871

OS Grid Reference: SD7473331494
OS Grid Coordinates: 374733, 431494
Latitude/Longitude: 53.7792, -2.3849

Location: Sparth Road, Accrington, Lancashire BB5 5QA

Locality: Clayton-le-Moors
Local Authority: Hyndburn Borough Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: BB5 5QA

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Listing Text

SD 73 SW
2/68 Sparth House
- II

House, late C18. Whitewashed scored render on stone rubble, slate
roof with gable chimneys. Three-bay double-pile plan. Three
storeys, symmetrical, in plain Georgian style: bands at window-head
level on all floors; central round-headed doorway has fanlight with
radiating glazing bars, Tuscan pilasters and open pediment; 4 windows
at ground floor and 5 on both floors above are all sashed without
glazing bars, and 2nd floor windows are small. Rear wall has in
the centre 2 tall stairlights with glazing bars, the lower one round-
headed with glazing bars continued as intersecting tracery; and various
sashed windows also with glazing bars. At left side of house is a
lower 2-storey service extension with stone slate roof. Interior:
original panelled doors and doorcases.

Listing NGR: SD7473331494

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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