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Heightside, Rossendale

Description: Heightside

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 November 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 185800

OS Grid Reference: SD8308222798
OS Grid Coordinates: 383082, 422798
Latitude/Longitude: 53.7013, -2.2577

Location: Heightside Avenue, Rawtenstall, Lancashire BB4 7QX

Locality: Rossendale
Local Authority: Rossendale Borough Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: BB4 7QX

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Listing Text


6/221 Heightside
- II

House, later C18, altered and extended in later C19 (extension not included in
the item). Large dressed sandstone blocks, slate roof with 2 gabled dormers
and now no chimney. Double-depth 3-bay plan. Two storeys, the principal
feature of interest being the 5-bay symmetrical facade in classical style:
this has rusticated quoins (now at right corner only), sill bands on 2 levels,
a frieze with recessed triglyphs, and a moulded cornice (now almost hidden by
over-hanging eaves of altered roof); panelled door has classical surround of
fluted pilasters, swagged lintel, frieze with triglyphs and large segmental
pediment; windows all sashed with plain surrounds, except that above door
which has lugged architrave with fluted keystone.

Listing NGR: SD8308222798

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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