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25, 27, 29 and 31, Market Place

A Grade II Listed Building in Poulton-le-Fylde, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.8462 / 53°50'46"N

Longitude: -2.9923 / 2°59'32"W

OS Eastings: 334812

OS Northings: 439342

OS Grid: SD348393

Mapcode National: GBR ZYK.TH

Mapcode Global: WH853.0LC8

Entry Name: 25, 27, 29 and 31, Market Place

Listing Date: 16 August 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1072408

English Heritage Legacy ID: 184788

Location: Wyre, Lancashire, FY6

County: Lancashire

District: Wyre

Town: Wyre

Electoral Ward/Division: Tithebarn

Built-Up Area: Poulton-le-Fylde

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Poulton-le-Fylde St Chad

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text


Nos. 25, 27, 29 and 31

House, later C18 or early C19 with a staircase of late Cl7, now shop and
offices. Brick in Flemish bond, with stone dressings and slate roof with
red ridging tiles. Double-pile plan with gable chimney stacks. 5 storeys and.
5 bays; 1st floor has sashed windows with glazing bars, stone sills, splayed
stone heads; 2nd floor has similar but smaller windows under stone cornice.
Ground floor altered for shop and office windows, but 4th bay has doorcase
with architrave composed of Ionic columns, plain frieze and cornice, and
recessed round headed doorway with glazed fanlight. Interior contains fine
dog-leg staircase of late C17 type, with panelled pillar newels,massive
strings, turned balusters and moulded handrail, which may survive from
Sir Alexander Rigby's house of 1693 (Porter, History of the Fylde, 1876,

Listing NGR: SD3481239342

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