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Lodge Supermarket, Darwen

Description: Lodge Supermarket

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 September 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 184699

OS Grid Reference: SD6938222270
OS Grid Coordinates: 369382, 422270
Latitude/Longitude: 53.6960, -2.4652

Location: 1 Green St E, Darwen, Blackburn with Darwen BB3 1BH

Locality: Darwen
County: Blackburn with Darwen
Country: England
Postcode: BB3 1BH

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Listing Text


4/26 Lodge Supermarket

Wesleyan Methodist chapel, 1864-6, by Bates of Manchester, now
supermarket. Freestone, hipped slate roof with 2 chimneys in rear
wall. Rectangular plan, 3 x 6 bays. Two storeys, in classical
style, with 1st floor band. West facade and 1st bay of return
walls have giant Corinthian pilasters bearing a deep entablature
with dentilled and modillioned cornice; centre of facade has applied
portico with pediment carried by giant Corinthian attached columns
distyle in antis enclosing a 1st floor Venetian window (ground floor
entrance altered); carving in pediment includes banner lettered
"AD 1865"; ground floor has stilted segmental-headed windows, 1st
floor has round-headed windows, all with keystones and archivolts,
the imposts run out as string courses. Side walls have plain pilasters
and entablature (the last bay breaking forwards slightly) and matching
windows without archivolts. Interior not inspected, presumed altered.

Listing NGR: SD6938222270

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Source: English Heritage

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