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Number 4 and Attached Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Preston, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.7538 / 53°45'13"N

Longitude: -2.6952 / 2°41'42"W

OS Eastings: 354254

OS Northings: 428832

OS Grid: SD542288

Mapcode National: GBR TBK.YN

Mapcode Global: WH85M.KXR3

Plus Code: 9C5VQ833+GW

Entry Name: Number 4 and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 27 September 1979

Last Amended: 20 December 1991

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1207236

English Heritage Legacy ID: 391892

Location: City Centre, Preston, Lancashire, PR1

County: Lancashire

Electoral Ward/Division: Town Centre

Built-Up Area: Preston

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Preston St John and St George the Martyr

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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941-1/14/19 (North side)
27/09/79 No.4
and attached railings
(Formerly Listed as:
Nos.1-14 (Consecutive))


Town house. Mid C19 (post 1847); altered. Red brick in Flemish
bond, with sandstone dressings and slate roof. Double-depth
single-fronted plan with a back extension. Three storeys over
basement, 2 bays; stone plinth, moulded 1st floor sill-band,
plain frieze and moulded cornice. The doorway to the right (up
3 steps) has a doorcase of engaged Ionic columns with
entablature and cornice, hollow-moulded jambs, and a 6-panel
door with plain overlight; a lobby door at the left end has
raised plain surround and board door; and in the centre is a
2-storey canted bay with a cellar window in the plinth,
moulded cornices to both floors, altered glazing, and small
wrought-iron ornamental railings on the top; otherwise, there
is one window above the door and 2 at 2nd floor, all with
raised sills and wedge lintels, and altered glazing. Gable
chimneys. INTERIOR not inspected, but cellar connects by
tunnel under road to garden opposite, which has spear railings
with urn finials.

Listing NGR: SD5425428832

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