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4, Fenton Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Lancaster, Lancashire

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Latitude: 54.0477 / 54°2'51"N

Longitude: -2.804 / 2°48'14"W

OS Eastings: 347451

OS Northings: 461603

OS Grid: SD474616

Mapcode National: GBR 8PVM.QR

Mapcode Global: WH846.WJX9

Entry Name: 4, Fenton Street

Listing Date: 13 March 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1194986

English Heritage Legacy ID: 383146

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


1685-1/6/115 (West side)


House. Early C19 (before 1821), altered C20. Sandstone ashlar
with coursed rubble to the side and rear. Slate roof with a
coped gable to the right, and gable stacks. Double-depth
single-fronted plan with the doorway and staircases to the
right. 3 storeys above a cellar, and 2 bays with a plinth,
first-floor sill band and prominent moulded cornice. The
entrance, in the right-hand bay, has 3 steps enclosed by bar
railings with a frieze of intersecting waves, pineapple heads
to the standards, and integral shoe-scrapers in the returned
sides. The doorway has plain reveals under a cornice on
consoles and a recessed 6-panelled door with an overlight. All
the windows have plain reveals, and have casements with
glazing bars installed in the late 1980s to replace glazing
bar sashes. The right-hand return wall has a tall stair window
with imposts and keystone, and intersecting glazing bars.

Listing NGR: SD4745161603

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