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2, Church Steet

A Grade II Listed Building in Kirkham, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.7827 / 53°46'57"N

Longitude: -2.8709 / 2°52'15"W

OS Eastings: 342710

OS Northings: 432170

OS Grid: SD427321

Mapcode National: GBR 8SDP.7R

Mapcode Global: WH85J.W52Y

Plus Code: 9C5VQ4MH+3J

Entry Name: 2, Church Steet

Listing Date: 21 June 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1072020

English Heritage Legacy ID: 183589

Location: Kirkham, Fylde, Lancashire, PR4

County: Lancashire

Civil Parish: Kirkham

Built-Up Area: Kirkham

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Kirkham St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text

SD 43 SW
9/19 No.2

- II

House, c.1765. Brick (in Flemish bond) with stone dressings. Hipped slate
roof. 3 storeys above cellar, 5 bays with slightly projecting central bay.
Chamfered quoins and modillion cornice. Doorway (up 5 steps) has a
fanlight under a moulded semi-circular architrave (with block keystone).
This is carried on Tuscan pilasters and topped by a pediment supported by
consoles above shouldered pilasters. Above, the first-floor and
second-floor windows have moulded architraves, with shoulders and ears; the
first-floor window has a simple cornice, while the second-floor window has
a scrolled top. All other windows have plain reveals, gauged brick lintels
and stone sills which, on the ground floor, link to form a sill band. Only
the second floor windows (of 6 panes) have glazing bars. Right-hand
ground-floor window has been converted into a door. 2 chimney stacks
behind ridge. Interior: Hall has fluted Tuscan pilasters to carry beam
supporting median wall. Open string staircase has plain brackets and three
fluted balusters per tread carrying a ramped and wreathed handrail of
mahogany. History: Built by Thomas Langton, a local flax-merchant, son of
the founder of the Kirkham Linen Mill.

Listing NGR: SD4271032170

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

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