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4, Castle Park

A Grade II Listed Building in Lancaster, Lancashire

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Latitude: 54.0493 / 54°2'57"N

Longitude: -2.8062 / 2°48'22"W

OS Eastings: 347314

OS Northings: 461778

OS Grid: SD473617

Mapcode National: GBR 8PVM.86

Mapcode Global: WH846.VHX3

Plus Code: 9C6V25XV+PG

Entry Name: 4, Castle Park

Listing Date: 22 December 1953

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1194940

English Heritage Legacy ID: 383078

Location: Lancaster, Lancashire, LA1

County: Lancashire

District: Lancaster

Town: Lancaster

Electoral Ward/Division: Castle

Built-Up Area: Lancaster

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Lancaster St Mary with St John and St Anne

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text


1685-1/6/46 (South side)
22/12/53 No.4


House. Late C18, altered C19. Sandstone ashlar with ashlar
dressings. Stone slate roof with a prominent gable chimney
stack on the left and with a stack to the right shared with
No.2 (qv). Double-depth plan with a rear wing on the right.
3 storeys above a cellar and 3 bays. The windows have plain
raised surrounds and 4-pane sashes, except for the central one
on the second floor, which is blind and has 12 fixed panes.
The heads of the other second-floor windows appear to have
been raised and the lower parts of the surrounds infilled. The
doorway, in the right-hand bay, has a plain raised surround
under a moulded cornice. Original doorway to central bay has
an integral rectangular overlight with glazing bars arranged
in a diamond pattern above a square panel, subdivided with
framing to form a concave-sided hollow diamond. To the right
of the door are railings with cast-iron arrow-head balusters.
INTERIOR: most doorways have reeded architraves. At the rear
of the entrance hall is a 3-bay arcade, with square pilasters
carrying semi-elliptical arches. From the centre of this
arcade rises the dogleg staircase, which has an open string
and stick balusters. The ground-floor front room has shutters
at the windows and a triple alcove with semi-elliptical

Listing NGR: SD4731461778

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

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