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The Finishers Arms (Number 487) and Numbers 489-493

A Grade II Listed Building in Smithills, Bolton

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Latitude: 53.5916 / 53°35'29"N

Longitude: -2.4681 / 2°28'5"W

OS Eastings: 369115

OS Northings: 410658

OS Grid: SD691106

Mapcode National: GBR CV6X.G7

Mapcode Global: WH97N.2Z0H

Entry Name: The Finishers Arms (Number 487) and Numbers 489-493

Listing Date: 26 April 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1387968

English Heritage Legacy ID: 475963

Location: Bolton, BL1

County: Bolton

Electoral Ward/Division: Smithills

Built-Up Area: Bolton

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Halliwell St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Listing Text

SD 61 SE,

CHURCH ROAD (South side),
Nos. 487-493 (Odd),
The Finishers' Arms (No.487)




Public house and terrace of three houses. c1830. Coursed and
squared rubble with stone flagged roofs.
EXTERIOR AND PLAN: public house and adjacent house which is
now part of the pub form a separate phase of building. Two
storeys, 4-window range, originally comprising two single units.
Entrance to public house with window to left with smoked
glass, then two windows, that to left originally a doorway. End
wall stacks.
Nos. 489-493 form another, and probably later phase of
building: also two storeys, 6-window range, with central
entrances. Windows formerly 2-pane sashes but many now renewed
in original openings with wedge lintels. Window openings
themselves modified in No. 493. Doorways in moulded
architraves, the doors probably c1930, panelled and with oval
windows. Axial stacks in hipped roof.
INTERIOR: not inspected.

Listing NGR: SD6911510658

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