This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.
Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.
Latitude: 53.6492 / 53°38'57"N
Longitude: -2.3182 / 2°19'5"W
OS Eastings: 379062
OS Northings: 417016
OS Grid: SD790170
Mapcode National: GBR DV77.XL
Mapcode Global: WH97J.CJBS
Entry Name: Council Chambers
Listing Date: 29 January 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1067249
English Heritage Legacy ID: 210716
Location: Bury, BL0
Electoral Ward/Division: Ramsbottom
Built-Up Area: Ramsbottom
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester
Church of England Parish: Ramsbottom St John and St Paul
Church of England Diocese: Manchester
SD 71 NE RAMSBOTTOM LANE
3/155 (west side)
- Council Chambers
Probably c.1850. Classical building on corner with Market Place. Ashlar. 3 storeys.
6 sash windows with 4 more on left-hand return front and one on rounded corner (which
has bracketed cornice to ground floor one and bracketed pediment to first floor).
The window on ground floor each side of corner is larger, with glazing bars forming
3 arched lights and bracketed pediment over. Below 4th window of front is depressed-
arch vehicular entry. On Market Place the ground rises so that at left end on first
floor door, with bracketed cornice, takes place of window. Sill bands. Quoins.
Eaves cornice with blocking course and simplified pediment over corner. (The Civil
Hall, linked to the rear, is not included.)
Listing NGR: SD7906217016
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.