Buildings Works

Grant funding has been awarded to 13 building schemes within the TH project boundary:

5-9 Central Buildings

Works included rebuild of stonework to rectify leaning front elevation. Reinstatement of two shopfronts in-keeping with the character of the building and repair/redecoration of gates and railings.

19 Burnley Rd

Installation of new shopfront to original design and timber sash windows to upper floors.

21 Burnley Rd

Installation of new shopfront to original design and repairs to gutters/rainwater goods.

3 Central Buildings

Reinstatement of traditional shopfront and stone stallriser. Repairs to flat roof and redecoration of railings. The scheme also included internal refurbishment bringing the unit into a lettable state.

10 Burnley Rd

Fully comprehensive internal and external renovation including rear yard area. Re-laying of original stone slate roof, new timber sash windows and traditional shopfront, stone repair/cleaning. Internal repair and fitting out to bring the property back into commercial use.

18-22 Burnley Rd

The TH Programme has funded repair works to the existing original frontage including broken glazing panels and redecoration of the retail units.

37 Burnley Rd

Grant funding awarded to install a new shopfront. Whilst on-site contractors discovered a rotten timber lintel supporting the front elevation which had become unstable, and additional funding was awarded to repair this.

43-47 Burnley Rd

Works have funded extensive external repairs and installation of two new shopfronts to traditional design.

33-35 Burnley Rd

This pair of vacant properties was acquired by the Council in 2020 to undertake a full internal and external repair and restoration project with the addition of two outriggers to the rear providing access to upper floor residential. The project has created two ground floor retail units and two apartments within the upper floors. The properties are now fully occupied.

Former National School Building

Full external and internal restoration scheme including re-roofing and rendering of rear elevation. Reinstatement of internal collapsed floors/stairs and internal refurbishment to create ground floor retail units, office space to 1st floor and apartment to 2nd floor.

25 & 27 Burnley Rd

Works have included general external repairs, new sash windows to front elevation and repair & redecoration of the existing traditional shopfronts.