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John O' Gaunt Public House

A Grade II Listed Building in Lancaster, Lancashire

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Latitude: 54.0486 / 54°2'54"N

Longitude: -2.8025 / 2°48'8"W

OS Eastings: 347554

OS Northings: 461702

OS Grid: SD475617

Mapcode National: GBR 8PWM.2F

Mapcode Global: WH846.XHNM

Entry Name: John O' Gaunt Public House

Listing Date: 9 July 1974

Last Amended: 13 March 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1194968

English Heritage Legacy ID: 383203

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


1685-1/7/170 (South side)
09/07/74 Nos.55 AND 57
John O' Gaunt Public House (No.55)
(Formerly Listed as:
Nos.53, 53A, 55 AND 57
John O'Gaunt Inn (55))


House, now public house and shop. Early C19, altered C20.
Sandstone ashlar with slate roof. 3 storeys and 3 bays under a
cornice. The 2nd-floor windows have projecting sills and those
on the 1st floor have a sill band. Their glazing bar sashes
are mainly altered: the right-hand (3rd) window on the 2nd
floor has a lower sash without glazing bars, as do the 1st and
2nd windows on the 1st floor. The 3rd window on the 1st floor
has had its lower sash replaced by a casement. On the ground
floor are 2 timber shop fronts with fascias. Recessed into the
left-hand one is an early C20 public house front, with a
doorway to the right of a bowed window which contains stained
glass and has a low cellar doorway immediately below.

Listing NGR: SD4755461702

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

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