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219,221,223, Burnley Road, Bacup

Description: 219,221,223, Burnley Road

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 November 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 185600

OS Grid Reference: SD8697726247
OS Grid Coordinates: 386977, 426247
Latitude/Longitude: 53.7325, -2.1989

Location: Burnley Road, Rawtenstall, Lancashire OL13 8RB

Locality: Bacup
Local Authority: Rossendale Borough Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: OL13 8RB

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Listing Text


3/23 Nos. 219, 221, 223

Row of 3 cottages, in 2 builds, later C18. Watershot coursed sandstone,
stone slate roof with 2 chimneys on the ridge and one at the right
gable. Each cottage one bay. Vertical joint between Nos. 221 and 223.
All 2 storeys, door on left, one window at ground floor and 2 above,
but otherwise differing slightly: Nos. 219 and 221 have stepped triple-
light windows at ground floor only, top-hung casements in original
vertical openings above, and No. 219 is wider with a small door at the
right end; No. 223 has a lower and wider stepped triple-light window at
ground floor and similar windows with narrower lights above. (Similar
but altered cottages are set back at the left end, and No. 217 (q.v.)
continues at a slightly receding angle and lower level at the right).
Interiors all originally one room deep; No. 223 has vaulted cellar down
deep flight of spiral steps; end walls slightly angled indicating that
this row was later insertion.

Listing NGR: SD8697726247

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Source: English Heritage

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