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Rock Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Farnworth, Bolton

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.5568 / 53°33'24"N

Longitude: -2.388 / 2°23'16"W

OS Eastings: 374390

OS Northings: 406757

OS Grid: SD743067

Mapcode National: GBR CWR9.SQ

Mapcode Global: WH97W.9V2N

Entry Name: Rock Hall

Listing Date: 19 August 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1309778

English Heritage Legacy ID: 210496

Location: Bolton, BL3

County: Bolton

Electoral Ward/Division: Farnworth

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Farnworth and Kearsley

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Listing Text

FARNWORTH HALL LANE
SD 70 NW (east side)

9/15 Rock Hall
-
- II

House, now information centre. c.1807 for T.B. Crompton, a
local paper manufacturer. Brick with slate roof. 2
storeys, 5 bays, the central 3 bays breaking forward under
pediment. Stone base and top cornice. Windows have gauged-
brick flat arches and are sashed with glazing bars. Round-
headed entrance has glazed doorcase, fanlight with glazing
bars and paired 3-fielded-panel doors. Gable-end stacks.
C20 rear extension of no special interest. Interior has
festoon frieze to one room and fireplace with Ionic columns
to another.


Listing NGR: SD7439006757

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