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Description: 791 and 793, Manchester Road
Date Listed: 19 August 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 210565
OS Grid Reference: SD6819605942
OS Grid Coordinates: 368196, 405942
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5491, -2.4815
WESTHOUGHTON MANCHESTER ROAD
SD 60 NE (north side)
8/85 Nos. 791 and 793
School for colliers' children, now 2 houses. Dated 1835.
Painted brick with stone dressings, stone slate and slate
roofs. One storey, 4 bays, the 4th bay recessed and lower.
Cornice, blocking course and stone slate roof to 1st 3 bays,
4th bay has slate roof. 1st and 3rd bays have sashed
windows with single glazing bars and lintels with label
moulds. 2nd bay has window with small-paned casement, dated
lintel and label mould over entrance with label mould and
studded door. 4th bay has sashed window, no glazing bars
and entrance with label mould; right return has pointed
window with Y-tracery casement. Left return lateral stack;
stack to rear of ridge of 4th bay.
Listing NGR: SD6819605942
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Source: English Heritage
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