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1-5, Aitken Street (See Details for Further Address Information), Ramsbottom

Description: 1-5, Aitken Street (See Details for Further Address Information)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 November 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 185663

OS Grid Reference: SD7913420254
OS Grid Coordinates: 379134, 420254
Latitude/Longitude: 53.6783, -2.3173

Location: Bowker Street, Rawtenstall, Lancashire BB5 6AX

Locality: Ramsbottom
Local Authority: Rossendale Borough Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: BB5 6AX

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Listing Text

Irwell Vale

5/85 Nos 1 to 21 (odd)

Includes Nos. 1 to 5 Aitken Street. Row of eleven millworkers' cottages,
dated 1833 on datestone of No.1, with returned end including 4 others on
Aitken Street; restored. Coursed sandstone, slate roof with ridge chimneys.
Each cottage has board door with plain stone surround, one sashed window on
each floor, moulded stone gutter brackets. No.1 (shop) has larger ground
floor window with coupled top hung casements imitating sashes, and at 1st
floor above the door a datestone inscribed IRWELL VALE. No. 1 to 5 Aitken
Street have top-hung casements imitating sashes. Item forms group with
matching row facing on other side of street (Nos. 2 to 24, q.v.).

Listing NGR: SD7608929156

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Source: English Heritage

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