History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

20 and 22, Yorkshire Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Rossendale, Lancashire

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

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.

Coordinates

Latitude: 53.7039 / 53°42'13"N

Longitude: -2.2 / 2°12'0"W

OS Eastings: 386892

OS Northings: 423067

OS Grid: SD868230

Mapcode National: GBR FT2M.H0

Mapcode Global: WHB8J.55MC

Entry Name: 20 and 22, Yorkshire Street

Listing Date: 30 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1072844

English Heritage Legacy ID: 185657

Location: Rossendale, Lancashire, OL13

County: Lancashire

District: Rossendale

Town: Rossendale

Electoral Ward/Division: Greensclough

Built-Up Area: Bacup

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Find accommodation in
Todmorden

Listing Text

SD 82 SE BACUP YORKSHIRE STREET
(north side)

7/80 Nos. 20 and 22
-
GV II

Probably originally a taking-in warehouse, then public house, and now
two shops with dwelling above, dated 1770 on rainwater head. Watershot
coursed sandstone with quoins, stone slate roof with 2 ridge chimneys and
2 gable chimneys. Two-bay plan, double depth with front extension. Two
and a half storeys presenting 2 gables to road, rainwater head at the
valley lettered H . At ground floor doorway to right of centre has
I A
1770
moulded surround, pilasters, plain frieze and dentilled cornice; inner
porch floor of mosaic lettered WHITE. Double shop window to left, single
HORSE
to right, each with a wavy pediment enclosing a medallion, that on left
lettered MBB as monogram (= Massey Burnley Brewery), other dated "1907";
at 1st floor each side has 2 vertical rectangular windows (now top-hung
casements) and at top floor one round-headed window with imposts and
keystone (that on the left sashed). Rear: some altered flush-mullion
windows at 1st floor. Interior altered. History not known, but possibly
associated with James Howorth, baize manufacturer in early C19.


Listing NGR: SD8689223067

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.