Royds House, Lockwood

This page is a bare-bones entry for a location which appears on an historic Ordnance Survey map. More detailed information may eventually be added...


  • appears on maps: 1890 [#783]
  • location: off Devonshire Street, Lockwood
  • status: still exists
  • category: private house

Shown on the 1890 map as a property with gardens, it was the former residence of surveyor & architect John Henry Abbey.

The property had become the Lockwood and Salford Liberal Club by 1905 and a bowling green was laid out prior to the First World War.

Historic England Listing

  • Grade II
  • first listed 29 September 1978
  • listing entry number 1239515

SWAN LANE (West Side). Lockwood. Lockwood and Salford Liberal Club. Hammer dressed stone. Pitched stone slate roof. Two storeys. Three 4-light stone mullioned windows on 1st floor, and one on ground floor. One bipartite and one tripartite sash on ground floor.